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Pope Francis said he felt united with suffering Christians Below: Video via Rome Reports (AP)

Pope Francis met leaders of the Eastern churches in Rome this week

Archbishop Paul Gallagher in our Christian Adams cartoon

The first Briton to serve as Vatican ‘foreign minister’ is a remarkable personality

Pope Francis (CNS)

Pope tells Malawi bishops to focus on families

The synod in session (CNS)

Vatican release English version of report released at conclusion of synod on the family

'Pope Francis concluded his final address by quoting his immediate predecessor extensively' (CNS)

The main thrust of the synod’s message and final report was ignored by the secular media

Pope Francis (CNS)

The Vatican recently eliminated life imprisonment from its own penal code.

Archbishop Ignatius Ayau Kaigama of Jos, Nigeria, with a group of synod auditors (CNS)

Any talk of a split between North and South is an attack on the Catholic nature of the Church

Visitors walk on the spiral staircase at the Vatican Museums (CNS)

A night to forget at Vatican Museums

Closed galleries and poor lighting make an evening trip to the Vatican Museums an uninspiring experience

Justin Bieber (PA)

Pop star reportedly reprimanded for kicking football in Vatican building

The family synod in session (CNS)

Cardinal Burke accuses synod leaders of giving a distorted view of the proceedings