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Pope Francis meets with families in the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption in Santiago de Cuba, (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Why Cuba loves Pope Francis

Francis can truly relate to the people of Cuba

People cheer as Pope Francis arrives for  Mass in Revolution Square in Holguin, Cuba (CNS)

Pope Francis’s visit to Cuba has brought renewed hope to many Catholics on the island

Pope Francis circles the altar with incense during a Mass in Revolution Square in Holguin, Cuba (PA)

The Pope addressed thousands of Cubans on the feast of St Matthew

Pope Francis embraces a nun during vespers with priests, religious and seminarians at the cathedral in Havana (CNS)

Pope Francis delivered an off-the-cuff homily in Havana’s cathedral on Sunday

Pope Francis and Cuba's Fidel Castro shakes hands yesterdat (AP Photo/Alex Castro)

Why did Pope Francis meet Fidel Castro?

The Holy Father wants to reach out to public sinners, even Communists

Most people welcome Pope Francis (AP)

Not everyone is pleased to have the Pope visiting America

Pope Francis speaking in Paul VI hall at the Vatican (CNS)

As for other sins, so for abortion, the forgiveness of sins has always been available, to the unbaptised through baptism and to the baptised through the Sacrament of Penance

Two dissidents  are taken away by security officers after throwing leaflets as Pope Francis arrived for Mass in Revolution Square (AP)

Two dissidents claim they were prevented from attending the Pope’s vespers service at the Cathedral of Havana on Sunday

Pope Francis arrives in procession to celebrate Mass in Revolution Square in Havana (CNS)

Representatives of FARC and the Colombian government have been holding talks in Cuba since late 2012

Pope Francis and Cuba's Fidel Castro shake hands, in Havana (AP)

Pope Francis meets Fidel Castro in Havana

The Pontiff visited the former president of Cuba after the Mass on Sunday