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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

Mother Teresa (AP)

The canonisation Mass will take place on the morning of September 4

Pope Francis and the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby during a private audience at the Vatican in 2013 (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

Religious leaders will participate in a three-day event celebrating the first World Day of Prayer

Ghanaian Cardinal Peter Turkson, will lead the new department (CNS photo/Tom Tracy)

The Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development has easily the most political portfolio in the curia

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