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A pair of saints to be proud of

John XXIII was very much a man of the people, while John Paul II lived the Gospel without compromise

Pope appoints British woman president of papal academy

Sociologist and professor Margaret Archer named president of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences

Journalist ‘astonished’ to have fooled media with Vatican hoax

Pulitzer Prize-winning Guardian among outlets to reproduce April Fool’s report

Full text: Pope Francis’s Palm Sunday Mass homily

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

Pope Francis poses for selfies and speaks unscripted during Palm Sunday Mass

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

Pope Francis: Human trafficking is an open wound on society

Francis addresses Combating Human Trafficking Conference in the Vatican

Pope meets King of Jordan ahead of Holy Land trip

Trip to Holy Land will include a visit to the royal palace and a Mass celebration in a football stadium

Catholic Herald View: Fr Frans van der Lugt – one of the great Christian witnesses of our age

The murdered priest successfully highlighted the suffering of Syrians in a western media that has grown tired of the conflict

Queen Elizabeth II meets Pope Francis for the first time

Queen Elizabeth presents Pope with whisky and venison

The Queen to meet Pope Francis in Rome today

Visit will be the fifth time the Queen has been received by a pope in Rome