Pope Francis Korean trip themes: youth, martyrs, peace

Korean boys, among tens of thousands of Korean students in the Philippines, attend Mass at St Vincent Korean Catholic Community center in Loyola Heights, Quezon City, northeast of Manila. - NJ Viehland Photos

Korean boys, among tens of thousands of Korean students in the Philippines, attend Mass at St Vincent Korean Catholic Community center in Loyola Heights, Quezon City, northeast of Manila. – NJ Viehland Photos

Statue and dedication stone of St. Kim Dae Gun at the Korean Personal Parish in Taguig, Pasig diocese, east of Manila. - NJ Viehland Photos

Statue and dedication stone of St. Kim Dae Gun at the Korean Personal Parish in Taguig, Pasig diocese, east of Manila. – NJ Viehland Photos

 

The Vatican Wednesday released details of Pope Francis’ upcoming mid-August trip South Korea, saying the trip’s major themes will be: youth, martyrs and peace.

Read Pope Francis’ Aug. 14-Aug.18 program of activities in Korea

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