Photos of the week April 26, 2024

Photos featured this week include French Cardinal Christophe Pierre, apostolic nuncio to the United States, formally taking possession of his titular church, the Church of St. Benedict Outside St. Paul’s Gate, Day of the Dead celebrations in Nezahualcoyotl, Mexico and more.

Top Vatican cardinal says Pope Francis’ reforms will continue

The reform projects launched by Pope Francis — reforming not just institutions like the Roman Curia, but attitudes and pastoral approaches — will not be reversed, even though some may take different forms in the future, said Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Vatican secretary of state.