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Pope Francis waves to young Catholics during World Youth Day (AP)

The Pope says he was encouraged by Polish Catholics’ ‘strong faith’ and ‘unwavering hope’

A nun checks her mobile phone as she lies near a victim laid on a ladder following an earthquake in Amatrice Italy (AP)

The magnitude six earthquake which struck in the early hours of Wednesday has left many dead

Washington Auxiliary Bishop Martin Holley processes into the World Youth Day opening Mass in Krakow (CNS)

New Bishop of Memphis appointed by Pope

Auxiliary Bishop Martin Holley of Washington will replace Bishop J Terry Steib

Pope Francis listens to a confession in St Peter's Basilica (PA)

Francis sent a message to bishops, priests and Church workers attending Italy’s annual week of liturgical studies

People carry a victim's coffin as they attend funeral services for victims of the suicide bombing in Gaziantep (AP)

A suicide bomber killed 51 people at a Kurdish wedding party on Saturday

Italian chef Massimo Bottura poses for a photo at his gourmet soup kitchen ReffetoRio Gastromotiva in Rio de Janeiro (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

Massimo Bottura, one of the world’s top chefs, said: ‘We want to rebuild the dignity of people’

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Pope Francis exchanges gifts with French President Francois Hollande at the Vatican (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano via Reuters)

Pope Francis has met privately at the Vatican with President Hollande

Pope Francis (CNS)

The pontiff tells general audience that the faithful must demonstrate kindness not just in thought but by deeds

Bishop Kevin J. Farrell of the Diocese of Dallas will begin the new role in September (CNS photo/Rebecca Kirstin Patton, The Texas Catholic)

Bishop Kevin Farrell of Dallas will head the Vatican’s new department