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The visit to Rome’s SOS Children’s Village came as part of the Pope’s commitment to the Year of Mercy

Francis celebrated a canonisation Mass in St Peter’s Square on Sunday

Many Arab Christians wanting to divorce resort to converting to another religion

The Pope and Archbishop Justin Welby signed the declaration at a Vespers service in Rome

The Catholic and Anglican leaders signed a joint-declaration during a vespers service in the church of St Gregory in Rome

The order’s voting delegates and Jesuits living in Rome celebrated the Mass at Rome’s Church of the Gesu on Sunday

The Pontiff spoke at a special audience for people engaged in the works of mercy ahead of Mother Teresa’s canonisation

American pilgrims were amongst those delighted to celebrate Mother Teresa’s canonisation

‘Let us carry her smile in our hearts,’ Pope Francis told the faithful in St Peter’s Square

Applause erupted in St Peter’s Square as Mother Teresa was canonised on Sunday