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Pope Francis arrives for a meeting with families at the  stadium (CNS)

Pope Francis delivered a speech at a football stadium in the Mexican city of Tuxtla Gutierrez

Pope Francis waves to the crowd after celebrating Mass in San Cristobal de las Casas (AP)

Francis celebrated Mass at the Municipal Sport Centre in San Cristóbal de las Casas

A panther decorates the altar as Pope Francis celebrates Mass with the indigenous community from Chiapas in San Cristobal de Las Casas, (CNS)

Francis also paid tribute to the ‘culture and traditions’ of Mexico’s indigenous people during Mass in Chiapas

Marie Collins, right, is a member of the Commission for the Protection of Minors (PA)

Marie Collins said the Curia has shown ‘great resistance’ to proposals made by the the Vatican’s Commission for the Protection of Minors

Pope Francis stands in front of an image of Our Lady of Guadalupe at Mass in Ecatepec (AP)

Pope Francis celebrated Mass on Sunday in a vast open field with more than 300,000 people in attendance

Pope Francis gives a vaccine to a boy held by Mexico's first lady Angelica Rivera during a visit to the Federico Gomez Children's Hospital (CNS)

Francis greeted children and handed them rosaries during his time at the Federico Gomez children’s hospital

Pope Francis preaches at Mass in Ecatepec, Mexico (AP)

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The original image of Our Lady of Guadalupe is rotated so that Pope Francis can pray before it in the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City (CNS)

Francis sat alone in prayerful silence with the miraculous image of the Virgin after celebrating Mass

People attend Mass celebrated by Pope Francis at the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City (AP)

The Pope words during Mass at the basilica and shrine in Mexico City

Pope Francis waves to the crowd from aboard the popemobile in Mexico City's main square (AP)

Live coverage of Pope Francis celebrating Mass in Mexico City