Pope Francis greets ambassadors and diplomats from the 180 countries that have diplomatic relations with the Holy See at the end of an audience at the Vatican yesterday. Photograph: Tony Gentile/AP Photo

In what could prove to be the photo opportunity of the year, newly elected Pope Francis will (...)

Italian cardinal and Milan archbishop Angelo Scola leads a mass at the Santi Apostoli church  in Rom.  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Cardinal Angelo Scola, the Archbishop of Milan and arguably the leading Italian candidate to become pope, more than 30 years ago participated i(...)