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‘Red pope’ begins 10-day visit to Japan

September 18, 2017

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CWN Editor's Note: The prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, historically known as the 'red pope' because of his authority over mission dioceses, has begun a 10-day visit to Japan, a nation that is only 0.4% Catholic.

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