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Pope to Bring Message of Peace to South Korea on First Asia Trip

Pope Francis is scheduled to visit South Korea next week, where he is expected to meet with the president, spend time with Asian youth and put 124 Catholic Church martyrs on track toward sainthood. This is the first visit by a pope to any Asian country in almost 20 years. South Korean officials describe the visit of the pontiff to their country for the first time in 25 years as “very significant.”  Kim Hyunjun, director of the culture and sports division at South Korea’s Office of...

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