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The meeting between Francis and Bishop Bernard Fellay took place on Saturday

The former theologian of the papal household has died at the age of 93

Cardinal Christoph Schonborn opened the European gathering of the World Apostolic Congress of Mercy in Rome

Francis says it would be ‘beautiful’ if every diocese opened a hospital, care home or treatment centre as a memorial to the year

The apostolic exhortation will be called ‘Amoris Laetitia’, the Vatican has announced

The Pope was speaking during his latest general audience in St Peter’s Square

The risen Jesus enables us ‘to see with his eyes of love and compassion’, says Francis

Francis offers Easter message of hope after a bleak week in Europe

‘No matter how far the hate of human beings can go, the love of God always has been, and will be, greater,’ says papal preacher

The Pontiff washed the feet of several refugees, including Muslims, Hindus and Copts