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‘Every time that we participate in the Holy Mass, we hasten heaven on earth,’ he said.

The Pope told the servers to aspire to become saints

The Pope called on governments to act ‘decisively and promptly’ to stop further deaths

Emanuela Marinelli said there was ‘nothing scientific’ about the experiments

‘It is from your roots that you will get the strength to continue,’ Pope Francis said

He led the Society of Jesus from 1965 to 1983

Decree recognises heroic virtues of Alexia González-Barros, 14, and Carlo Acutis, 15

Pope Francis thanked Mediterranean migrant rescue teams for ’embodying the parable of the Good Samaritan’

The Pope addressed the Pontifical Academy for Life as it began its general assembly

Some bishops and clergy in the region profess poverty but live like rich people, the Pope said