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Pope Francis greets a group of Syrian refugees upon landing at Rome's Ciampino airport (CNS)

Pope also tells reporters that Amoris Laetitia has changed situation for remarried Catholics

Bishop Mark Davies (Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Bishop Davies will say in a pastoral letter that the Church’s task is not only to point the way but to accompany each soul

Pope Francis with Benedict XVI (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano)

The Pope requested prayers for his predecessor

Bernie Sanders arrives on a hotel terrace near the Vatican (PA)

The Presidential candidate said the Pope was ‘one of the extraordinary figures of modern world history’

Pope Francis meets refugees at the Moria camp in Lesbos (AP)

Six of the 12 are children and all are Muslim

Pope Francis meets migrants at the Moria refugee camp (AP)

Many refugees fell to their knees and wept as Francis approached them

Confessions are said to have increased across England and Wales (CNS photo/Mike Crupi, Catholic Courier)

Cardinal Nichols noted that there had been a significant increase in Catholics receiving the sacrament in the last six months

Cardinal Vincent Nichols (PA)

The cardinal said that Pope Francis had offered ‘a much deeper understanding’ of discernment

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Pope Francis called for selfless witness (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

The Pope said that the Church needed courageous witnesses in world which was hostile to the Gospel