Papal visit

Francis greeted children and handed them rosaries during his time at the Federico Gomez children’s hospital

Francis sat alone in prayerful silence with the miraculous image of the Virgin after celebrating Mass

The Pope words during Mass at the basilica and shrine in Mexico City

In an address at the Metropolitan Cathedral of the Assumption, the Pontiff told bishops to speak out against drug cartels and organised crime

Mexico’s president welcomed the Pontiff and said his visit represents ‘an encounter of a people with its faith’

Francis addressed the bishops of Mexico at the Cathedral of the Assumption on the first full day of his papal visit

The Pontiff is meeting President Enrique Pena Nieto at the start of his visit to Mexico

The Vatican has updated the Holy Father’s itinerary for the upcoming papal visit

A video message from Francis to the Mexican people has been released by the Vatican

A professor at St Andrews University has invited the Pope to sign an inter-faith declaration against extremism