LEAD STORY — Jon Anderson says the crowds will turn out for Pope Francis – but will they listen? ● Tim Stanley: If you ever meet the Devil, this is what you should do ● Cafod director Chris Bain on why it’s the right time to step down ● Mary Kenny: When the press ask me about clerical abuse, I am lost for words ● Harry Mount ponders the strange death of British humour ● Bonnie Lander Johnson on the delights of a good almanac ● Fr Raymond de Souza: The Pope’s letter to the world’s Catholics struck the right note ● Allan Massie praises a new biography of Henry II ● Andrew M Brown on the opium-taking vicar who wrote ‘We plough the fields and scatter’ ● I joined a Catholic men’s group – and I love it, says James Jeffrey ● Fr Matthew Pittam says great things happen when we keep churches open