Korea

August 15, 2014

Pope Francis: ‘There’s Only One Korea’

In off-the-cuff comments at a gathering of Asian youth, the Holy Father spoke of Korea as a divided family.

August 14, 2014

Pope Francis Praises Korea’s ‘Undiminished Hope’ in Opening Address

The Holy Father arrived in Seoul Thursday for an apostolic visit that continues through Aug. 18.

August 11, 2014

Pope Francis to Visit Korean Cemetery for Aborted Babies

The cemetery is behind he Kkttongnae Home, a homeless shelter established in 1976 by Father John Oh, the founder of the Kkottongnae Brothers and Sisters of Jesus.

August 30, 2013

Pope Francis Praises 'Month of Martyrs' in Korea

The Church in Korea remembers 8,000 Catholics killed for faith in Jesus Christ in the 19th century alone.