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A picture showing Medhat Michael, one of the victims of EgyptAir flight 804, is seen during prayers for the departed at Al-Boutrossiya Church, the main Coptic Cathedral complex, in Cairo, Egypt (AP)

A telegram was sent on the Pope’s behalf to Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi

People hug at a vigil after six people were killed in a random shooting in Kalamazoo (CNS)

Six people were killed and two others were injured by a gunman in the western Michigan city

Emergency rescue workers continue to search the rubble of a collapsed building complex in Tainan (AP)

The magnitude 6.4 earthquake hit the city of Tainan on Saturday

Migrants wait to disembark from a tug boat in the Sicilian harbor of Pozzallo. CNS photo/Antonio Parrinello, Reuters

The Holy Father is praying that migrants and refugees are warmly welcomed and respected

In 2013, the Quebec Court of Appeal ruled Saguenay could keep its prayer tradition, but the Supreme Court of Canada reversed that ruling (PA)

In the name of neutrality of state, nine judges agreed that prayers should not be allowed at council meetings anymore

Firemen walking past the bin lorry in George Square in Glasgow (PA)

Archbishop Tartaglia ‘heartbroken’ for all those caught up in crash in city centre

Babies queue for a papal blessing at the general audience today (PA photo)

At his weekly general audience the Pope thanks faithful ‘from the depths of my heart’

Novena for Benedict XVI’s visit to Britain starts

Prayers for the success of the Pope’s visit begin in parishes across England and Wales today