All posts tagged "Pope Francis"

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    Pope may visit Korea in August

    By Nam Hyun-woo Pope Francis may visit Korea in August, according to The Associated Press Wednesday. If the trip were made, it would be the first papal visit to Korea since Pope John Paul II arrived here...

    • Posted January 23, 2014
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  • Andrew Yeom Soo-jung, currently the Archbishop of Seoul, is among the 19 prelates from around the world who will be elevated to the rank of cardinal on Feb. 22, joining the elite group of men who could one day elect Pope Francis’ successor. (Yonhap)
    Korea gets third-ever Cardinal

    Andrew Yeom Soo-jung becomes third Korean to be elevated Korea’s newly appointed cardinal, Andrew Yeom Soo-jung, on Monday vowed to help realize Pope Francis’ vision of a church serving the poor. The 71-year-old archbishop of Seoul was...

    • Posted January 13, 2014
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  • Pope Francis named Time magazine’s Person of the Year 2013.
(Courtesy of The Huffington Post)
    Pope Francis named Time magazine’s Person of the Year 2013

    By Kim Hye-sung Pope Francis was been named Time magazine’s Person of the Year for 2013 on Wednesday. “What makes Pope Francis so important is the speed with which he has captured the imaginations of millions who...

    • Posted December 12, 2013
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