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Korea, Catholic Church prepare for Pope’s visit

South Korea is very proud to welcome Pope Francis to the country this week for a five-day visit. And ahead of his highly-anticipated arrival on Thursday, the Catholic Church in Korea has released a special message. Our Park Ji-won tells us more. Ahead of the Pope’s five-day visit to Korea later this week, the Catholic… Read More »

Pope Francis admits Catholic Church’s sexual abuse of nuns

Francis has admitted that members of the Catholic Church have sexually abused nuns and he says the abuse is still ongoing this comes amid a string of allegations about rampant sexual abuse by priests after a global organization for nuns last year denounced the church’s culture of silence and secrecy that covered up such cases… Read More »

Archbishop Andrew Yeom Soo-jung to be named cardinal next month

Archbishop Andrew Yeom Soo-jung will become the third ever Korean to be appointed a cardinal, following Stephen Kim Sou-hwan and Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk . Why was Yeom chosen? Our Kwon Soa has more on his background. More than half of his life archbishop Yeom Soo-jung has devoted himself to religion. He is not only currently… Read More »