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The Pope: I hope to visit Japan next year

Pope Francis announced his intention to visit Japan next year. He was speaking this morning in Paul VI hall, to some members of "Tensho Kenoh Shisetsu Kenshoukai", a Japanese Association.

Tensho Kenoho Shisetsu Kenshokai, a charitable Association, is commemorating a visit in 1585 of four young Japanese men accompanied by Jesuit missionaries.

12 September 2018, 10:22