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World Youth Day pilgrims cheer during Pope Francis' address (CNS)

Even the unbearable humidity, crammed public transport and papal mistranslations couldn’t detract from the joy of World Youth Day

Pope Francis enters the gate to Auschwitz (Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

Pontiff sits on a bench in silent prayer during trip to Nazi death camp

Pope Francis with Polish President Andrzej Duda and his wife Agata Kornhauser-Duda (AP)

Francis has arrived in Poland at the start of World Youth Day 2016

Pope Francis talks to reporters during his flight to Poland (AP)

The Pope spoke to reporters on his flight to Poland for World Youth Day

Bruce Willis arrives for the UK Premiere of Die Hard 4.0 (PA)

The book, also available as an app, includes chapters on God’s providence, the family, and economics

Pilgrims sing and dance in the rain prior to the opening Mass for World Youth Day (CNS)

St John Paul II’s former secretary preached to more than 200,000 pilgrims on Tuesday

Pilgrims gather for Mass at the Jasna Góra Monastery in Częstochowa (Daisy Powles)

At World Youth Day, young Catholics will use the weapons of prayer and brotherhood to defy terrorists

Pilgrims attend the Opening Mass at World Youth Day in Kraków
(Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)

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Young pilgrims walking in a thunderstorm on their way to Mass at WYD 2016 in Krakow (AP)

Pope Francis is scheduled to arrive at World Youth Day on Wednesday

Young people at a concert in Warsaw ahead of the start of WYD 2016 (AP)

A spokesman for prosecutors in Lodz said that ‘small amounts of explosives, not sufficient to make an explosion’ were found on the man