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Pope Francis is caught by a gust of wind at today's audience (AP)

Today’s Catholic must-reads: 27/08/14

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Pope Francis (AP)

Pope speaks of children ‘deprived of hope’ in unscripted remarks to faithful

Pope Francis (CNS)

The Pope also denounces those responsible for human trafficking and slave labour

Pope Francis (CNS)

Piety is not about being ‘hoiler than thou’, Pope Francis said earlier today

Young people dance before the Pope at Rome's Olympic Stadium (AP)

Event in St Peter’s Square will mark 50th anniversary of Catholic Charismatic movement

Chaldean Patriarch Louis Sako (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban)

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Pope Francis delivers the Urbi and Orbi blessing (AP)

Pontiff says Resurrection shows ‘love makes hope blossom in the wilderness’

Pope Francis kisses child as he arrives for the general audience (CNS)

Pontiff encourages faithful to ‘kiss the wounds of Jesus’ and say a prayer of thanks

Pope Francis delivering his unscripted homily on Sunday (PA) Below Video via RomeReports.com

Pontiff delivers unscripted speech to crowds in St Peter’s Square

Faithful take pictures with Pope Francis at the end of the Palm Sunday Mass Below: Francis sips tea passed to him from the crowd (PA) Video via RomeReports

Pope asks faithful to look into their hearts to see how they are living their lives