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Pope says he hopes to visit Japan in 2019

Pope says he hopes to visit Japan in 2019

| Junno Arocho Esteves | September 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis told a group of Japanese visitors to the Vatican that he wants to visit Japan in 2019.

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Nagasaki girls’ choir brings message of peace to St. Paul

Nagasaki girls’ choir brings message of peace to St. Paul

| Susan Klemond for The Catholic Spirit | August 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Aug. 9, just after 11 a.m., an unusual group marked a significant international anniversary together: Japanese school girls sang a special song to remember the atomic bomb that was dropped on Nagasaki, Japan, on that date in 1945.

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