August 18, 2014

Pope Francis ends South Korea trip with overture to China

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Pope Francis passes through a color guard with South Korean President Park Geun-hye after attending a welcoming ceremony in the garden of the presidential Blue House in Seoul on Thursday (Aug. 14). Photo by Paul Haring, courtesy of Catholic News Service

Pope Francis passes through a color guard with South Korean President Park Geun-hye after attending a welcoming ceremony in the garden of the presidential Blue House in Seoul on Thursday (Aug. 14). Photo by Paul Haring, courtesy of Catholic News Service

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VATICAN CITY (RNS) Pope Francis said Asian governments should not fear Christians who did not want to "come as conquerors" -- a message clearly targeted at countries including China, North Korea and Vietnam.

  • “For the future growth of Catholicism in Asia, the pope’s visit will act as an accelerant,”

    So many children. So little time.
    And so many pedophile Priests waiting to be sent from Vatican Central Command.