Pope resumes public audiences for first time in six months

Pope resumes public audiences for first time in six months

Pope Francis expressed his pleasure at being once again among his flock on Wednesday as he delivered his weekly general audience in public for the first time in six months.

Pope calls for a quicker vaccine rollout in Italy’s Easter Sunday message

Pope calls for a quicker vaccine rollout in Italy’s Easter Sunday message

Children lead the way in Italy’s reduced Good Friday service

Children lead the way in Italy’s reduced Good Friday service

Vatican to open archives of Pius XII, the WW2 pope accused of silence on the Holocaust

Vatican to open archives of Pius XII, the WW2 pope accused of silence on the Holocaust

Bout of sciatica forces pope to skip New Year’s masses: Vatican

Bout of sciatica forces pope to skip New Year’s masses: Vatican

Man seized for stealing blood of Pope John Paul II

Man seized for stealing blood of Pope John Paul II

Pope thanks medics in first group audience since lockdown

Pope thanks medics in first group audience since lockdown

‘Netflix of the Vatican’ launches on Italian TV

‘Netflix of the Vatican’ launches on Italian TV

Will ‘secret’ archives reveal why WW2 pope stayed quiet on Holocaust?

Will ‘secret’ archives reveal why WW2 pope stayed quiet on Holocaust?

Vatican’s Amazon indigenous outreach considers permitting priests to marry

Vatican’s Amazon indigenous outreach considers permitting priests to marry

Hebdomada Papae: The pope’s new podcast, in Latin

Hebdomada Papae: The pope’s new podcast, in Latin

Pope condemns abortion as use of ‘paid killer’

Pope condemns abortion as use of ‘paid killer’

Cardinal breaks police seal to return power to Rome families

Cardinal breaks police seal to return power to Rome families

Jewish leaders warn Pope off anti-Semitic ‘Pharisee’ stereotype

Jewish leaders warn Pope off anti-Semitic ‘Pharisee’ stereotype

Pope appeals for evacuation of refugees in Libya camps

Pope appeals for evacuation of refugees in Libya camps

Pope visits Morocco to meet migrants, boost dialogue

Pope visits Morocco to meet migrants, boost dialogue

Pope rejects resignation of French cardinal in sex abuse cover-up

Pope rejects resignation of French cardinal in sex abuse cover-up

Pope Francis: Doping and corruption polluting sport

Pope Francis: Doping and corruption polluting sport

Pope compares child sex abuse to ‘human sacrifice’ at landmark Vatican summit

Pope compares child sex abuse to ‘human sacrifice’ at landmark Vatican summit

World bishops head to Vatican for sex abuse summit

World bishops head to Vatican for sex abuse summit

Pope tries to recruit priests in wake of sex abuse scandals

Pope tries to recruit priests in wake of sex abuse scandals

Pope urges more ‘sharing and giving’ in Christmas mass

Pope urges more ‘sharing and giving’ in Christmas mass

Being gay is ‘fashionable’, has no place in Catholic clergy: Pope Francis

Being gay is ‘fashionable’, has no place in Catholic clergy: Pope Francis

Pope says Church can no longer tolerate silence on abuse

Pope says Church can no longer tolerate silence on abuse

Sex is the elephant in the room at Vatican youth synod

Sex is the elephant in the room at Vatican youth synod

Baltic pagans ask pope for help over religious status battle

Baltic pagans ask pope for help over religious status battle

Pope urges bishops to fight abuse and the clerical culture behind it

Pope urges bishops to fight abuse and the clerical culture behind it

Pope to appoint 14 new cardinals

Pope to appoint 14 new cardinals

Pope ‘deeply moved’ by death of British toddler

Pope ‘deeply moved’ by death of British toddler

Pope Francis condemns the use of chemical weapons in Syria

Pope Francis condemns the use of chemical weapons in Syria

Pope urges end to Syria ‘carnage’ in Easter message

Pope urges end to Syria ‘carnage’ in Easter message

Pope washes prisoners’ feet in Easter ritual

Pope washes prisoners’ feet in Easter ritual

Vatican communications chief quits over ‘lettergate’

Vatican communications chief quits over ‘lettergate’

Polish archbishop censures priest for Pope death wish

Polish archbishop censures priest for Pope death wish

Five years on, Pope Francis under fire over sex abuse scandals

Five years on, Pope Francis under fire over sex abuse scandals

Pope calls for immediate halt to Syria violence

Pope calls for immediate halt to Syria violence

Pope: ‘I don’t know how to use the internet’

Pope: ‘I don’t know how to use the internet’

Former pope Benedict ready for final ‘pilgrimage’

Former pope Benedict ready for final ‘pilgrimage’

Pope urges end to violence against women

Pope urges end to violence against women

Pope calls for peace in Jerusalem in Christmas message

Pope calls for peace in Jerusalem in Christmas message

Callista Gingrich takes over as US ambassador to Vatican

Callista Gingrich takes over as US ambassador to Vatican

Pope renews call for ‘wisdom and prudence’ over Jerusalem

Pope renews call for ‘wisdom and prudence’ over Jerusalem

Pope says he ‘wept’ while meeting Rohingya refugees

Pope says he ‘wept’ while meeting Rohingya refugees

Pope can help but Rohingya ‘have to go back’: Cardinal

Pope can help but Rohingya ‘have to go back’: Cardinal

Vatican mulls excommunicating mobsters and the corrupt

Vatican mulls excommunicating mobsters and the corrupt

A follow-up to Sorrentino’s The Young Pope is coming

A follow-up to Sorrentino’s The Young Pope is coming

Pope Francis congratulates ‘honorary canon’ Macron on winning French presidency

Pope Francis congratulates ‘honorary canon’ Macron on winning French presidency

Pope says some refugee centres ‘concentration camps’

Pope says some refugee centres ‘concentration camps’

Canada’s Trudeau to meet pope in late May

Canada’s Trudeau to meet pope in late May

Vatican confirms Pope’s Ireland visit

Vatican confirms Pope’s Ireland visit

Pope goes to Milan region to rally for those in need

Pope goes to Milan region to rally for those in need

Vatican ‘House of Cards’ as pro and anti-pope factions clash

Vatican ‘House of Cards’ as pro and anti-pope factions clash

Pope names envoy to Bosnian ‘miracle’ town

Pope names envoy to Bosnian ‘miracle’ town

Pope reveals anti-stress secrets – and it’s not prozac

Pope reveals anti-stress secrets – and it’s not prozac

Pope warns against populism and ‘saviours’ like Hitler

Pope warns against populism and ‘saviours’ like Hitler

‘Go ahead’ and breastfeed in church: Pope

‘Go ahead’ and breastfeed in church: Pope

High-security Christmas as crowds receive Pope’s message

High-security Christmas as crowds receive Pope’s message

Pope, at 80, looks to ‘joyous’ old age

Pope, at 80, looks to ‘joyous’ old age

Pope closes Holy Door at Saint Peter’s as jubilee ends

Pope closes Holy Door at Saint Peter’s as jubilee ends

Pope creates 17 new ‘progressive’ cardinals

Pope creates 17 new ‘progressive’ cardinals

Rooms at Pope’s summer residence open to public

Rooms at Pope’s summer residence open to public

Pope cars auctioned off to help Syrian refugees

Pope cars auctioned off to help Syrian refugees

Pope calls for ‘dialogue’ as meets Nice bereaved

Pope calls for ‘dialogue’ as meets Nice bereaved

Pope holds multi-faith meeting with Nice victims

Pope holds multi-faith meeting with Nice victims

Pope says we should be ashamed of war

Pope says we should be ashamed of war

Pope says religious killing is satanic

Pope says religious killing is satanic

Ex-pope Benedict ‘was in love as young man’

Ex-pope Benedict ‘was in love as young man’

France’s Hollande to meet pope after priest killing

France’s Hollande to meet pope after priest killing

Papal commission to consider female deacons in Church

Papal commission to consider female deacons in Church

Italian pilgrim’s death sparks meningitis scare

Italian pilgrim’s death sparks meningitis scare

Over 2.5 million pilgrims at pope fest finale in Poland

Over 2.5 million pilgrims at pope fest finale in Poland

Pope mourns Holocaust victims at Auschwitz

Pope mourns Holocaust victims at Auschwitz

Pope Francis visits Poland amid security concerns

Pope Francis visits Poland amid security concerns

Ex-Fox News correspondent named Vatican spokesman

Ex-Fox News correspondent named Vatican spokesman

Pope reins in Vatican’s finance minister after scandal

Pope reins in Vatican’s finance minister after scandal

Pope visits Armenian genocide memorial

Pope visits Armenian genocide memorial

Pope decries marginalisation of handicapped people

Pope decries marginalisation of handicapped people

Bishops can be fired over child abuse ‘negligence’: Pope

Bishops can be fired over child abuse ‘negligence’: Pope

Azhar imam to urge tolerance in historic pope meeting

Azhar imam to urge tolerance in historic pope meeting

‘Pray I become poorer,’ Pope tells missionary doctors

‘Pray I become poorer,’ Pope tells missionary doctors

Pope Francis hears teenagers’ sins

Pope Francis hears teenagers’ sins

Pope’s refugee families settle into Roman life

Pope’s refugee families settle into Roman life

Pope Francis is ‘our saviour’ – Syrian refugees

Pope Francis is ‘our saviour’ – Syrian refugees

Pope Francis takes 12 refugees back to Vatican

Pope Francis takes 12 refugees back to Vatican

‘He’s a beautiful man’: Bernie Sanders meets Pope Francis

‘He’s a beautiful man’: Bernie Sanders meets Pope Francis

Wish granted: girl meets Pope in Rome before going blind

Wish granted: girl meets Pope in Rome before going blind

The Pope’s still Catholic – but half of Italians aren’t

The Pope’s still Catholic – but half of Italians aren’t

Pope: Terrorists ‘profane the name of God’

Pope: Terrorists ‘profane the name of God’

Vatican admits still ‘much to do’ to stop paedophile priests

Vatican admits still ‘much to do’ to stop paedophile priests

Pope urges Europe to share migrant burden fairly

Pope urges Europe to share migrant burden fairly

Donald Trump slams Pope for ‘disgusting’ Christian jibe

Donald Trump slams Pope for ‘disgusting’ Christian jibe

Pope and Patriarch meet first time in 1,000 years

Pope and Patriarch meet first time in 1,000 years

‘Spare no effort’ to resolve Syrian crisis, says pope

‘Spare no effort’ to resolve Syrian crisis, says pope

DiCaprio gets Papal audience in Rome

DiCaprio gets Papal audience in Rome

Why Italy has no choice but to pass gay civil unions bill

Why Italy has no choice but to pass gay civil unions bill

Vatileaks suspect will not plead for pope pardon

Vatileaks suspect will not plead for pope pardon

Pope’s Jubilee Year of Mercy off to slow start

Pope’s Jubilee Year of Mercy off to slow start

Pope calls on Christians to reject consumerism

Pope calls on Christians to reject consumerism

Pope hails UN progress on Syria and Libya

Pope hails UN progress on Syria and Libya

Vatican letting fraudsters get away: report

Vatican letting fraudsters get away: report

Pope Francis: climate accord must help poor

Pope Francis: climate accord must help poor

Pope opens the door to Catholic Jubilee

Pope opens the door to Catholic Jubilee

Mercy-themed Jubilee kicks off on Tuesday

Mercy-themed Jubilee kicks off on Tuesday

PricewaterhouseCoopers to audit the Vatican

PricewaterhouseCoopers to audit the Vatican

Vatileaks: Berlusconi brothers embroiled

Vatileaks: Berlusconi brothers embroiled

Rapper stance earns pope new audience

Rapper stance earns pope new audience

New film recalls pope’s darkest moments

New film recalls pope’s darkest moments

Vatican slammed over arrest of whistle-blowers

Vatican slammed over arrest of whistle-blowers

Pope to defy risks with open-top Africa tour

Pope to defy risks with open-top Africa tour

Pope ‘scared’ of neurotic priests

Pope ‘scared’ of neurotic priests

FBI warns Italy of terror plots against monuments

FBI warns Italy of terror plots against monuments

Pope pledges to continue reforms – despite leaks

Pope pledges to continue reforms – despite leaks

‘Spying’ on the pope: leaks show dirty dealings

‘Spying’ on the pope: leaks show dirty dealings

Flashmob in Italian jail pays tribute to Pope

Flashmob in Italian jail pays tribute to Pope

Bishops check Pope as synod ends in stalemate

Bishops check Pope as synod ends in stalemate

Italian conspiracies surround Pope’s tumour

Italian conspiracies surround Pope’s tumour

Vatican denies claims Pope has brain tumour

Vatican denies claims Pope has brain tumour

Pope canonises French parents of ‘little flower’

Pope canonises French parents of ‘little flower’

Pope says sorry for latest Vatican scandals

Pope says sorry for latest Vatican scandals

Gay row overshadows Catholic Church synod

Gay row overshadows Catholic Church synod

Pope blasts Rome mayor as a ‘pretend Catholic’

Pope blasts Rome mayor as a ‘pretend Catholic’

Pope calls on UN to change the world

Pope calls on UN to change the world

Pope takes climate change plea to Congress

Pope takes climate change plea to Congress

Rome mayor turns hero on controversial US trip

Rome mayor turns hero on controversial US trip

Rome mayor under fire for Pope US trip

Rome mayor under fire for Pope US trip

Obama welcomes pope to the White House

Obama welcomes pope to the White House

Pope in US: everything you need to know

Pope in US: everything you need to know

’70 percent of Americans approve of Pope Francis’

’70 percent of Americans approve of Pope Francis’

Pope Francis puts up Syrian refugee family

Pope Francis puts up Syrian refugee family

Pope weighs in over Italian church privileges

Pope weighs in over Italian church privileges

All aboard the Vatican train to pope’s castle

All aboard the Vatican train to pope’s castle

Pope Francis to meet Putin during UN visit

Pope Francis to meet Putin during UN visit

Communities respond to Pope’s refugee appeal

Communities respond to Pope’s refugee appeal

Pope makes surprise visit to central Rome

Pope makes surprise visit to central Rome

Italian lesbian author gets papal blessing

Italian lesbian author gets papal blessing

First senior cleric faces trial for paedophilia

First senior cleric faces trial for paedophilia

Papal charity shuns cash over Fifa scandal

Papal charity shuns cash over Fifa scandal

Putin urged to make ‘sincere effort’ for peace

Putin urged to make ‘sincere effort’ for peace

Putin seeks to shake off ‘pariah’ status with Pope

Putin seeks to shake off ‘pariah’ status with Pope

Putin visit puts pressure on Pope over Ukraine

Putin visit puts pressure on Pope over Ukraine

First Palestinians gain sainthood

First Palestinians gain sainthood

Bishops who shield abusers face clampdown

Bishops who shield abusers face clampdown

France stands by choice of gay Vatican envoy

France stands by choice of gay Vatican envoy

Hacker attacks Vatican site after ‘genocide’ claim

Hacker attacks Vatican site after ‘genocide’ claim

Pope’s iPad fetches $30,500 at auction

Pope’s iPad fetches $30,500 at auction

Turkey slams Pope’s Armenia ‘genocide’ claim

Turkey slams Pope’s Armenia ‘genocide’ claim

Pope refers to ‘genocide’ in Armenian mass

Pope refers to ‘genocide’ in Armenian mass

At Easter, pope urges end to ‘absurd violence’

At Easter, pope urges end to ‘absurd violence’

Good Friday focus on persecuted Christians

Good Friday focus on persecuted Christians

Pizza-loving Pope piles on the pounds

Pizza-loving Pope piles on the pounds

Pope to visit Chinese community in Florence

Pope to visit Chinese community in Florence

Homeless get private tour of Sistine Chapel

Homeless get private tour of Sistine Chapel

Pope Francis’s ‘half-miracle’ in Naples

Pope Francis’s ‘half-miracle’ in Naples

Cuba’s Castro thanks pope for better US ties

Cuba’s Castro thanks pope for better US ties

Pope Francis: ‘Corruption stinks’

Pope Francis: ‘Corruption stinks’

Pope Francis craves anonymity to eat pizza

Pope Francis craves anonymity to eat pizza

Pope’s opponents play waiting game

Pope’s opponents play waiting game

Pope helps shed light on notorious murder in Italy

Pope helps shed light on notorious murder in Italy

Film claims Italian Pope saved 800,000 Jews

Film claims Italian Pope saved 800,000 Jews

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Homeless to get haircut and shave at the Vatican

Pope sees ‘dangers’ amid Vatican terror threat

Pope sees ‘dangers’ amid Vatican terror threat

What did you think of the Pope’s rabbit rant?

What did you think of the Pope’s rabbit rant?

Pope slams ‘deviant forms of religion’

Pope slams ‘deviant forms of religion’

Angelina Jolie to meet Pope at Rome screening

Angelina Jolie to meet Pope at Rome screening

Pope Francis names 20 new cardinals

Pope Francis names 20 new cardinals

Pope gunman kicked out of Italy

Pope gunman kicked out of Italy

Pope slams persecution in Christmas address

Pope slams persecution in Christmas address

Pope urges ‘tenderness’ in Christmas homily

Pope urges ‘tenderness’ in Christmas homily

Pope lambasts lust for power within Vatican

Pope lambasts lust for power within Vatican

Migrants find homes in Italian convents

Migrants find homes in Italian convents

‘I will not be here in ten years’: Pope Francis

‘I will not be here in ten years’: Pope Francis

Artisans cry foul as Pope shuts down scrollmakers

Artisans cry foul as Pope shuts down scrollmakers

Pope gives sleeping bags to Rome homeless

Pope gives sleeping bags to Rome homeless

Tango treat for birthday boy Pope Francis

Tango treat for birthday boy Pope Francis

Pope talks economy with Italian PM Renzi

Pope talks economy with Italian PM Renzi

Italy’s singing nun gives debut album to Pope

Italy’s singing nun gives debut album to Pope

Pope Francis film in works in Argentina

Pope Francis film in works in Argentina

Pope visits Blue Mosque on Istanbul visit

Pope visits Blue Mosque on Istanbul visit

Pope to address EU parliament amid criticism

Pope to address EU parliament amid criticism

Pope to raffle off gifts to help the homeless

Pope to raffle off gifts to help the homeless

Topless feminists target ‘political’ Pope

Topless feminists target ‘political’ Pope

Pope to meet Lampedusa shipwreck survivors

Pope to meet Lampedusa shipwreck survivors

Security upped at Vatican over attack fears

Security upped at Vatican over attack fears

Pope’s skull cap raises over €100,000 on eBay

Pope’s skull cap raises over €100,000 on eBay

Pope marries Italian couples who lived ‘in sin’

Pope marries Italian couples who lived ‘in sin’

Pope sides with workers in Italy job cuts row

Pope sides with workers in Italy job cuts row

Football greats to kick-off Rome’s match for peace

Football greats to kick-off Rome’s match for peace

God will give me two or three more years: Pope

God will give me two or three more years: Pope

Italian cardinal sent to Iraq as Isis advances

Italian cardinal sent to Iraq as Isis advances

Pope apologizes for Fascist era persecution

Pope apologizes for Fascist era persecution

Pope meets sex abuse victims for first time

Pope meets sex abuse victims for first time

Pope excommunicates Italian mafia

Pope excommunicates Italian mafia

Migrants sidelined for Pope’s Rome church visit

Migrants sidelined for Pope’s Rome church visit

Ageing Pope puts safety ‘in God’s hands’

Ageing Pope puts safety ‘in God’s hands’

Pope attends mass rally for Catholic schools

Pope attends mass rally for Catholic schools

Pope ‘more popular than Colosseum’

Pope ‘more popular than Colosseum’

Wallenberg Foundation: Pope was ‘best’ for Jews

Wallenberg Foundation: Pope was ‘best’ for Jews

Ukraine PM cuts short Rome trip due to unrest

Ukraine PM cuts short Rome trip due to unrest

Skin and blood on show as Rome goes saint crazy

Skin and blood on show as Rome goes saint crazy

Italian man crushed to death by giant crucifix

Italian man crushed to death by giant crucifix

Pope in trouble over ‘personal’ phone calls

Pope in trouble over ‘personal’ phone calls

Sing-along saint: Showbiz world gets papal inspiration

Sing-along saint: Showbiz world gets papal inspiration

Vatican hires hawk to protect Pope’s doves

Vatican hires hawk to protect Pope’s doves

Oscar-winning director to make pope mini-series

Oscar-winning director to make pope mini-series

Vatican to fight modern-day slavery

Vatican to fight modern-day slavery

Obama in Rome ‘to bask in the glow of new Pope’

Obama in Rome ‘to bask in the glow of new Pope’

‘Pope has done nothing’ over child abuse

‘Pope has done nothing’ over child abuse

Pope defends Church on rooting out child abuse

Pope defends Church on rooting out child abuse

Papal paradise is opened to the public

Papal paradise is opened to the public

Pope says f*** in Sunday blessing gaffe

Pope says f*** in Sunday blessing gaffe

Tension as Vatican’s ‘G8’ meets to revamp bank

Tension as Vatican’s ‘G8’ meets to revamp bank

Pope hosts lovers’ meet for Valentine’s Day

Pope hosts lovers’ meet for Valentine’s Day

Pope to visit Sri Lanka, honour Korean martyrs

Pope to visit Sri Lanka, honour Korean martyrs

Pope meets woman behind Philomena film

Pope meets woman behind Philomena film

Pope’s Latin tweets are a roaring success

Pope’s Latin tweets are a roaring success

Police find discarded Pope John Paul II relic

Police find discarded Pope John Paul II relic

Thieves ‘threw away’ Pope John Paul’s blood

Thieves ‘threw away’ Pope John Paul’s blood

Vatican tweets graffiti of hero Pope Francis

Vatican tweets graffiti of hero Pope Francis

Animal activists slam Pope’s dove stunt

Animal activists slam Pope’s dove stunt

Relic of John Paul II’s blood stolen in Italy

Relic of John Paul II’s blood stolen in Italy

Hollande meets Pope as sex scandal swirls

Hollande meets Pope as sex scandal swirls

Pope says internet is a ‘gift from God’

Pope says internet is a ‘gift from God’

Pope warns cardinals against partying

Pope warns cardinals against partying

Pope calls for rethink on gay families

Pope calls for rethink on gay families

Pope Francis named best dressed man of 2013

Pope Francis named best dressed man of 2013

Pope Francis pays tribute to Nelson Mandela

Pope Francis pays tribute to Nelson Mandela

Pope ‘leaves Vatican at night in disguise’

Pope ‘leaves Vatican at night in disguise’

Vatican plays down mafia ‘threat’ against Pope

Vatican plays down mafia ‘threat’ against Pope

Pope chat prompts ‘bling bishop’ to take time out

Pope chat prompts ‘bling bishop’ to take time out

Vatican calls rebel diocese to order

Vatican calls rebel diocese to order

Jesus was the world’s first tweeter: Vatican

Jesus was the world’s first tweeter: Vatican

Pope calls for ‘mercy’ over abortion

Pope calls for ‘mercy’ over abortion

What will the Pope’s butler see?

What will the Pope’s butler see?

Pontiff delighted as old car replaces popemobile

Pontiff delighted as old car replaces popemobile

Pope denies telling Assad to stop killing

Pope denies telling Assad to stop killing

Pope’s anti-war tweet perplexes followers

Pope’s anti-war tweet perplexes followers

‘A miracle brought me to Rome’ – fake pope

‘A miracle brought me to Rome’ – fake pope

Pope Francis calls Italian teen for a chat

Pope Francis calls Italian teen for a chat

‘God told me to resign’: ex-Pope Benedict XVI

‘God told me to resign’: ex-Pope Benedict XVI

Football fan Pope to meet national squad

Football fan Pope to meet national squad

‘I never stole’ – jailed Catholic cleric

‘I never stole’ – jailed Catholic cleric

Pope named most influential Twitter leader

Pope named most influential Twitter leader

Pope to meet youth on Brazilian beach

Pope to meet youth on Brazilian beach

Italian politician ‘happy’ if migrant boat sinks

Italian politician ‘happy’ if migrant boat sinks

Sicily: migrants rescued ahead of Pope’s visit

Sicily: migrants rescued ahead of Pope’s visit

Pope prepares for Italy migrant island visit

Pope prepares for Italy migrant island visit

Sainthood for Pope John Paul II

Sainthood for Pope John Paul II

Letta and Pope Francis discuss job creation

Letta and Pope Francis discuss job creation

Italy rescues 400 migrants off Lampedusa

Italy rescues 400 migrants off Lampedusa

Pope: There’s a ‘gay lobby’ in the Vatican

Pope: There’s a ‘gay lobby’ in the Vatican

Man arrested for impersonating ex-pope

Man arrested for impersonating ex-pope

Controversial Vatican McDonald’s to give free meals to the homeless

Controversial Vatican McDonald’s to give free meals to the homeless

Merkel to discuss ‘global crises’ with Pope

Merkel to discuss ‘global crises’ with Pope