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Blessed Elizabeth of the Trinity

Five people, including Blessed Elizabeth, will be declared saints on October 16

Rome's mayor Virginia Raggi casting her vote (PA)

Virginia Raggi, a member of the protest Five Star Movement, has been elected mayor of Italy’s capital

Muslim worshippers walk towards the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem's Old City (CNS)

Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran for Eid al-Fitr was published by the Vatican last week

Pope Francis greets a Muslim woman as he meets refugees at the Moria refugee camp on the island of Lesbos (CNS)

Nine refugees, including three children, arrived from the Greek island of Lesbos on Friday

Francesca Chaouqui, right, and her lawyer Laura Sgro' arrive at the Vatican for her trial (AP)

PR expert Francesca Chaouqui has given birth to a boy named Pietro as the trial into alleged leak of Vatican documents continues

Cardinal Braz de Aviz speaks with Sister Sharon Holland at a Vatican press conference in 2014 (CNS)

Cardinal Joao Braz de Aviz said that the Vatican has begun asking more than a dozen orders to send their superiors to Rome to discuss concerns

Pope Francis and Cardinal Müller, prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CNS)

Pope Francis commissioned a study into the role of women deacons

Blessed Elizabeth of the Trinity

The consistory on June 20 is scheduled to approve the canonisations of four men and one woman, including Blessed Elizabeth of the Trinity

Pope Francis greets a girl after celebrating a Mass for the sick and disabled in St Peter's Square at the Vatican on June 12 (CNS)

Francis celebrated Mass for the Year of Mercy jubilee of the sick and persons with disabilities