Pope’s visit to Thailand, Japan “moment of grace”

 Pope’s visit to Thailand, Japan “moment of grace”

Pope Francis in Varginha, southwest Minas Gerais state, Brazil. Photo: Tânia Rêgo/ABr.

Asia’s Catholic bishops regard the visit of Pope Francis to Thailand and Japan, next week, as “a moment of grace for Christians”, according to Vatican News.

“Pope Francis is a prophet of modern times. He is a world leader who proclaims not only a religious message but a message for humanity,” Cardinal Charles Bo, the President of the Federation of Asian Bishops’ Conferences (FABC), said in a message on the occasion of the upcoming apostolic journey of the Pope to Asia.

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