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Topic: Pope Francis

Pope invites 14 couples to attend Synod of Bishops on family

Bishops’ conference presidents and leaders of Vatican congregations will also be at October meeting

Vatican tells Roman shopkeepers to halt the sale of papal parchments

Parchments will soon only be available from the Vatican after a crackdown on shops selling them

Francis sends letter of condolence to family of Steven Sotloff

Francis ‘deeply saddened’ by murder of US journalist by Islamic State

Pope blesses Vatican cricket team ahead of tour

Team to bring bat signed by Francis with them on tour of England

Reports: Pope Francis to visit Turkey in November

Meeting with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I and visit to Turkey-Iraq border could take place

Pope mourns three missionary sisters murdered in Burundi

Sisters found dead in their mission residence in capital city Bujumbura

Cardinal Brady: Election of Pope Francis was the highlight of my life

The cardinal will be replaced by Archbishop Eamon Martin who has served as coadjutor since early 2013

Pope hosts global video chat with young people

Francis answers questions from pupils on five continents via Google Hangouts

Shimon Peres: Francis is a more powerful peace advocate than UN

Former Israeli President asks Pope to head United Religions organisation

Pope: Iraq’s persecuted Christians are bold witnesses of Christ

Francis makes comments during general audience St Peter’s Square