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Pope Francis greets Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Vatican secretary of state, during the meeting with nuncios (CNS)

Francis spent much of Saturday with 106 archbishops who represent him and the Vatican in countries around the world

Archbishop of Naples, Cardinal Crescenzio Sepe, holds up the ampoule of St Januarius's blood (AP)

The liquefaction occurred on Monday, the saint’s feast day

Filipino Catholics receive Communion during a mass at the Shrine of Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Paranaque in 2013 (AP)

The Church’s teaching has been consistent from the early Church to modern Popes. Last week’s events didn’t change it

A volunteer from a humanitarian organisation embraces refugee children during a police operation at a makeshift camp in the Greek village of Polykastro (CNS)

The Pope was speaking at an audience for graduates of Jesuit schools and universities

Pope Francis holds a baby as he visits the neonatal unit at San Giovanni Hospital in Rome (AP)

The trip to the babies’ ward of Rome’s San Giovanni Hospital was part of the Pope’s Mercy Fridays activities

Pope Francis speaks to faithful gathered in St Peter's Square on Sunday (AP)

Francis will pray for peace with leaders of other religions in the Italian town on Tuesday

Pope Francis greets bishops in the Clementine Hall last week (L'Osservatore Romano/Pool photo via AP)

The Pope said people can ‘sniff out’ priests or bishops who are ‘lying spellbinders’ and ‘narcissists’

Pope Francis attends a meeting with the patriarchs and major archbishops of the Eastern Catholic churches at the Vatican (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano via Reuters)

The changes, brought in after 15 years of study, are to help Eastern Christians living in Latin-majority lands

Pope Francis at the end of his weekly general audience in St Peter's yesterday (AP)

The first English translation of the Pope’s announcement on harmonising Eastern and Latin canon law. Translated by Fr James Bradley and Ed Condon

Benedict XVI and Pope Francis (AP)

Whose legacy will last longer?

Benedict XVI favoured a slow, step-by-step approach to reform, while Francis prefers sweeping initiatives that advance quickly