August 13, 2014

5 things to know about Pope Francis’ visit to South Korea

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Closeup of North Korea and South Korea on a map.

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Closeup of North Korea and South Korea on a map.

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(RNS) Catholics are a minority in South Korea, representing just over 10 percent of the population. But their numbers have doubled since 1990, and the pope wants to encourage them.

  • Larry

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