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Pope Francis: No one can take away our identity as children of God

We are saved by Jesus and no one can take away this ‘identity card’, says Pope at Mass

Our lives will be changed when we touch Christ’s wounds present in the sick and needy, says Pope

Pope Francis delivers homily at Mass marking Feast of St Thomas the Apostle

You are all as important as the Pope, Francis tells faithful

I am just like each of you, says Pontiff at general audience

The Holy Father says he is too ‘disorganised’ to reform the Roman Curia. But the corruption has to be driven out. What he needs is a Godly hit man

That can, surely, only be his new Secretary of State, who should know the Vatican well but not be of it. There is one obvious candidate

International Criminal Court rejects request to investigate Vatican officials

Victims of sexual abuse fail in petition to ICC

On Friday, the Pope will meet Archbishop Welby. So, why do we continue talking to the Anglicans after they have so wilfully made unity impossible?

To behave as though women priests and gay bishops make no difference to our relations is to do violence to the truth

Proclaim the Gospel generously and simply, says Pope Francis

‘Poverty and the ability to praise the Lord’ are the signs of a true apostle, Pontiff says in homily

It is only human to lament suffering, Pope tells faithful

Pontiff says that admitting to one’s suffering is not a sin

Archbishop of Canterbury to meet Pope Francis

The Most Rev Justin Welby to make “informal” visit to the Vatican on June 14

Our new Holy Father does not lack steel

Three new books about Pope Francis show that the new Pontiff believes we are engaged in a daily battle with the Devil