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Pope Francis touches the face of 5-year-old Lizzy Myers, from Bellville, Ohio, at the end of his general audience in St. Peter's Square (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

Francis met Lizzy Myers, who suffers from a genetic eye disorder, and her family in St Peter’s Square today

Migrants, most of them from Pakistan, protest against the EU- Turkey migration deal inside the entrance of Moria camp in the Greek island of Lesbos (AP)

The government have said Francis will visit the island from April 14-15

Chinese Catholics receive Communion in 2012 during Christmas Eve Mass in Beijing (CNS)

If Vatican diplomacy is contemplating a compromise with China it would be a huge defeat for religious liberty

Pope Francis (CNS)

The meeting between Francis and Bishop Bernard Fellay took place on Saturday

The Mossack Fonseca law firm, at the The Arango Orillac Building, in Panama City (AP)

The sheer volume of the Panama Papers will not only ensure that this saga will run and run, but it will also provide protection for many of those involved

Cardinal Georges Cottier (CNS)

The former theologian of the papal household has died at the age of 93

Pope Francis reaches for a balloon in St. Peter's Square (CNS)

The Pope was speaking during his latest general audience in St Peter’s Square

Pope Francis ordains Archbishop Peter B. Wells, a native of Tulsa, Oklahoma, and Spanish Bishop Miguel Angel Ayuso Guixot, secretary of the Pontifical Council for Inter-religious Dialogue (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Pope Francis has ordained two Vatican officials as bishops

Cathedral of St Gregory the Illuminator in Yerevan, Armenia (CNS)

Vatican spokesman revealed that the trip may take place in June

Blessed Teresa of Calcutta pictured in 1993 (AP)

The canonisation Mass will conclude the Vatican Jubilee for ‘workers and volunteers of mercy’