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Pope Francis holds a drone during an audience with members of Christian Life Community in Paul VI hall at the Vatican (Photo: CNS)

The drone bears Vatican colours and a papal emblem

Pope Francis blesses the sculpture 'Jesus the Homeless' at a general audience (Photo: CNS)

Concert-goers will watch an opera based on Dante’s Divine Comedy

Mgr Paul Tighe (Photo: CNS)

The Pope sets up five- person committee to modernise communications and cut costs

Pope Francis arrives for his General Audience today (AP)

Pope Francis makes equality plea in general audience reflection

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon addresses climate change summit (CNS)

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks at a Vatican-sponsored workshop on environmental issues

Pope Francis holds the hands of one of the 19 new priests he ordained during a ceremony in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican (Giorgio Onorati/Pool Photo via AP)

Pope Francis presides over the ordinations of 19 priests for the diocese of Rome on Sunday at St Peter’s Basilica

The Vatican may have been a target, an Italian prosecutor has said (AP)

Eighteen suspects also planned attacks in Pakistan and Afghanistan, according to prosecutor

Blessed Louis and Marie Zélie Guerin Martin, the parents of St Thérèse of Lisieux  (CNS photo/courtesy of Sanctuary of Lisieux)

Blessed Louis and Zélie Martin are expected to be declared saints at the family synod in October and their relics will tour the UK next month

Bishop Robert Finn (CNS)

US bishop was convicted in September 2012 of failing to report an accusation of child abuse

Pope Francis and Chief Rabbi Goldschmidt (L'Osservatore Romano)

Pope Francis met a 30-member delegation from the Conference of European Rabbis at the Vatican