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A security guard walks through an emergency shelter for refugees near Dresden (PA)

Germany’s home secretary has admitted the government ‘underestimated the role of religion’

Pope Francis at this morning's audience with a pilgrimage of Catholics and Lutherans from Germany (CNS)

The Pope told pilgrims that the sin Jesus condemns most is hypocrisy

Pope Francis and Cardinal Stanislaw Dziwisz travel in one of the Volkswagen Golfs (AP)

The vehicles were used to transport the Pontiff during his visit to Poland in July

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

Cardinal Christoph Schönborn (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Cardinal Schönborn issued a clarification after suggesting many Muslims wanted an ‘Islamic conquest’ of Europe

Pope Francis greets Syrian refugees he brought to Rome from the Greek island of Lesbos, at Ciampino airport in Rome (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

The Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development will merge Vatican departments responsible for justice and peace, migration, charity and health

Pope Francis looks at a collection of drawings by the children of the refugees (L'Osservatore Romano/Pool Photo via AP)

The Pope gave toys and gifts to the children, while they showed him a collection of their drawings

Refugee Olympic Team's Popole Misenga, left, and Avtar Singh of India compete in judo during the Olympics in Rio (CNS photo/Toru Hanai, Reuters)

‘They represent the strength it takes to come from nothing,’ say refugees following the Games in Brazil

Regensburg Cathedral is seen while pedestrians cross the Gothic bridge over the Danube river  (AP)

50 Balkan migrants started camping out at Regensburg Cathedral early last month, demanding the right to stay in Germany

The Refugee Olympic Team arrives during the opening ceremony for Rio 2016 (AP)

The 2016 Summer Games in Rio marks the first time a refugee team has officially participated in the Olympics