Archive for January, 2011

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Masanao Nakamura

Nakamura was one of the first prominent Japanese philosophers to convert to Christianity, which he tempered with Confucian humanism and belief in the innate goodness of humanity. He viewed Christianity as the foundation for the military and economic strength of the western nations, and stated that Japan needed to discard its traditional beliefs as a necessary step in strengthening the […]

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by / on January 11, 2011 at 3:32 am / in Interesting Japanese Christians!

Fukuzawa Yukichi

Fukuzawa Yukichi (福澤 諭吉?, January 10, 1835 – February 3, 1901) was a Japanese author, writer, teacher, translator, entrepreneur and political theorist who founded Keio University. His ideas about government and social institutions made a lasting impression on a rapidly changing Japan during the Meiji Era. He is regarded as one of the founders of modern Japan. Tweet

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by / on January 11, 2011 at 3:03 am / in Uncategorized

Raised from the Dead!

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