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Burnt out cars are seen outside a government building, following an election protest in Libreville, Gabon (AP)

Pope prays for victims of Gabon violence

The Pope called on Catholics in the African country to be ‘builders of peace’

A portrait of Mother Teresa is pictured during Mass dedicated to her in the main square in Skopje, Macedonia, on Sunday (AP)

The event came at the end of a week of festivities organised by Macedonia’s parliament

Pope Francis waves as he is driven through the crowd during his general audience in St. Peter's Square, September 7 2016 (AP)

Pope Francis tells pilgrims not to put limits on the scope of Christ’s mercy

Pope Francis greets prisoners at the Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility in Philadelphia (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

The Vatican has released the Pope’s schedule of events for the last three months of 2016

Pope Francis greets Missionaries of Charity Sister Mary Sally during an audience in St Peter's Square (CNS)

The Pontiff spoke at a special audience for people engaged in the works of mercy ahead of Mother Teresa’s canonisation

Pope Francis passes in front a portrait of Mother Teresa as he is driven through the crowd at the end of a canonisation ceremony (AP)

American pilgrims were amongst those delighted to celebrate Mother Teresa’s canonisation

Missionaries of Charity nuns present a relic of St. Teresa of Kolkata at canonisation ceremony (CNS)

The container holding the relics of St Teresa reflects her work and values, says priest

Pope Francis pictured during the canonisation (AP)

‘Let us carry her smile in our hearts,’ Pope Francis told the faithful in St Peter’s Square

A photo of Mother Teresa is held up before the start of the canonisation (AP)

Applause erupted in St Peter’s Square as Mother Teresa was canonised on Sunday

A nun holds a photo of Mother Teresa before the start of the canonisation Mass in St Peter's Square (AP)

The homeless people have been given seats of honour at the Mass