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Queen Elizabeth II meets Pope Francis for the first time

Queen Elizabeth presents Pope with whisky and venison

The Queen to meet Pope Francis in Rome today

Visit will be the fifth time the Queen has been received by a pope in Rome

Cardinal Kasper’s new approach to the remarried has shaky historical foundations

The cardinal’s case is based on a doubtful interpretation of a tiny number of texts

Pope Francis meets with President Obama

Pope Francis welcomed President Obama to the Vatican for a private meeting during which they were expected to discuss issues of social justice

Abuse survivor says new Vatican commission must achieve real change

Marie Collins nominated by Pope Francis to sit on the new Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minor

Thousands of rare Vatican manuscripts to go online

Documents that have up until now only been accessible to scholars to be digitised over the next four years

Pope Francis: In his own words

Selected quotes from the first year of Francis’s pontificate

Pope prepares to leave Rome for Lenten retreat

The retreat will take place at Pauline Fathers’ retreat and conference centre in Ariccia

Vatican releases Pope’s Lenten schedule

Pope Francis’s calendar of liturgical services for March and April includes addition of a Lenten ‘penitential service’

The moment that shook the world: An eyewitness account of Benedict XVI’s resignation

A year ago Benedict XVI became the first pope to resign in 600 years. Here is Archbishop Leo Cushley’s moving eyewitness account of that day