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Topic: Pope Francis

What if Francis had been pope in 2005?

The then-Cardinal Bergoglio reportedly came second in the 2005 conclave and is said to have been relieved he wasn’t elected on that occasion

Fr Alan Williams named new Bishop of Brentwood

Fr Williams will be the seventh Bishop of Brentwood

Francis: I ask forgiveness for damage caused by abusers

Pope says Church ‘must be very strong’ in response to clerical abuse

Should Pope Francis have abandoned the trappings of his office? The media image now is of a pontiff rejecting the traditions of the Church

Pope Benedict was no less a pontiff of profound personal humility because he wore red shoes and lived in the papal apartments

Pope Francis: Human trafficking is an open wound on society

Francis addresses Combating Human Trafficking Conference in the Vatican

Maria Miller could learn a lesson from Pope Francis

Politicians must remember their primary role is to serve the public, not cling to power

Pope to celebrate Holy Thursday at Rome facility for disabled and the elderly

Francis will visit the St Mary of Providence Centre, according to reports

Pope meets King of Jordan ahead of Holy Land trip

Trip to Holy Land will include a visit to the royal palace and a Mass celebration in a football stadium

What will the synod on the family decide about Holy Communion for remarried divorcees wrongly denied an annulment? As Pope Benedict says ‘mistakes occur’

What we need is an intelligent application of the science of casuistry: after all, we have a Jesuit Pope: Jesuits are supposed to be good at it

Pope Francis says elderly people are dying because of neglect

The Pope made the remark in a televised interview with five young Catholics from Belgium