Pope Beatifies 124 Koreans in Seoul Mass


South Korean Catholics gathered in Seoul’s Gwanghwamun Square on Saturday, August 16, where Pope Francis delivered a beatification mass for Paul Yun Ji-chung and 123 others who were martyred in the Joseon era. Almost 180,000 people were officially invited to the mass. Pope Francis is in South Korea for five days, the first papal visit to the country in 25 years. Credit: YouTube/Vatican

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