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António Guterres was the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees for ten years (AP)

The former Portuguese prime minister António Guterres, a Catholic, has been nominated as UN secretary-general

A woman uses a tree branch to fight a fire on a road leading a village in northern Portugal, on  August 11 (AP)

The Pope is praying for ‘courage’ for those affected by wildfires in Portugal and Spain

Bishop Kenney: ‘You will never reform the EU from the outside’ (Mazur/

Bishop William Kenney of Birmingham said groups such as CAFOD would lose grants

Cristiano Ronaldo donates £100,000 to the International Committee of the Red Cross (Photo: PA)

His story shows that footballing glory cannot buy you happiness

Pope Francis prays in front of the original statue of Our Lady of Fatima during a Marian vigil in St Peter's Square in 2013 (CNS)

The diocese of Leiria-Fátima says Francis’s visit will coincide with the centenary of the Apparitions of Fatima

Pilgrims pray by and view the body of St Francis Xavier during an exposition of the saint in December 2004 (CNS)

‘This is a wonderful opportunity to proclaim our faith,’ said Archbishop Filipe de Rosario Ferrao

UN High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres  (CNS)

Antonio Guterres says his agency and others working with migrants can do more