Pope Francis Accepts Invitation to Visit Democratic Republic of Congo and South Sudan in Africa

Statement by the Director of the Holy See Press Office, Matteo Bruni,
“At the invitation of their respective Heads of State and Bishops, His Holiness Pope Francis will make an Apostolic Journey to the Democratic Republic of Congo from 2 to 5 July 2022, visiting the cities of Kinshasa and Goma and to South Sudan from 5 to 7 July, visiting Juba.
The programme and further details of the Journey will be announced in due course”.