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With ‘Oppenheimer’ in Theaters, Two U.S. Archbishops Embark on a ‘Pilgrimage of Peace’ Ahead of Atom Bomb Anniversaries

A Catholic Church in Nagasaki, destroyed by the Aug. 9, 1945 atomic bombing of the city.

With the blockbuster movie Oppenheimer also focusing attention on the morality of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings, the bishops hope their ‘Pilgrimage of Peace’ helps bring an end to nuclear weapons.