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Pope Francis has paid tribute to his predecessor (CNS)

In a book-length interview Benedict XVI says he was ‘more of a professor’ while Francis was a ‘man of practical reform’

Pope Francis waves as he is driven through the crowd during his general audience in St. Peter's Square, September 7 2016 (AP)

Pope Francis tells pilgrims not to put limits on the scope of Christ’s mercy

Pope Francis prays during a prayer vigil on the occasion of the World Youth Day (AP)

In his latest monthly message, Francis asks the faithful to ‘contribute to the common good’

Pope Francis greets prisoners at the Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility in Philadelphia (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

The Vatican has released the Pope’s schedule of events for the last three months of 2016

Pope Francis (CNS)

The Pope offered prayers for Sister Isabel Sola Matas during the canonisation Mass for Mother Teresa

Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump (AP)

The Republican candidate for president posted the video to YouTube ahead of Mother Teresa’s canonisation

Missionaries of Charity nuns in Calcutta watch St Teresa's canonisation (CNS)

Many prayed at the new saint’s tomb, while other watched the canonisation on TV

Pope Francis pictured during the canonisation (AP)

‘Let us carry her smile in our hearts,’ Pope Francis told the faithful in St Peter’s Square

A photo of Mother Teresa is held up before the start of the canonisation (AP)

Applause erupted in St Peter’s Square as Mother Teresa was canonised on Sunday

A nun holds a photo of Mother Teresa before the start of the canonisation Mass in St Peter's Square (AP)

The homeless people have been given seats of honour at the Mass