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Pope Francis plants an olive tree  with Shimon Peres in in Jerusalem in 2014 (CNS)

Holy Father makes proposal in message on World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

People try to shelter from heavy rain during Pope Francis's general audience in St.Peter's Square (AP)

Pope Francis reminded the faithful gathered in the rain that Jesus’ mercy covers all sin

A portrait of late Mother Teresa is placed near her tomb at the Missionaries of Charity Mother house in Kolkata, India  (AP Photo/Bikas Das)

Marcilio Andrino was cured of a brain infection after praying to Mother Teresa

A US bishop celebrates Mass at which relics of Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta were on display in 2010 (CNS)

Quotes by Mother Teresa on love, peace and poverty

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos speaks after delivering the peace deal to Congress (AP)

Vatican declines invitation, but praises the country’s peace deal

Pope Francis greets Syrian refugees he brought to Rome from the Greek island of Lesbos, at Ciampino airport in Rome (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

The Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development will merge Vatican departments responsible for justice and peace, migration, charity and health

A nun from the Missionaries of Charity holds a picture of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta (CNS)

The canonisation will take place on Sunday morning in St Peter’s Square

Archbishop Welby with Pope Francis (AP)

The archbishop was asked by a child who would win if Pope Francis went head to head with him

Vatican State Secretary Cardinal Pietro Parolin (AP Photo/Stefano Rellandini, Pool)

Cardinal Pietro Parolin said there said there are ‘many hopes and expectations for new developments’ in diplomacy

Pope Francis

In a video message, the Holy Father said mercy is not just a ‘theory’ but something we live by remembering our own sins