Post Tagged with: "Takayama Ukon"

by / on May 19, 2016 at 2:39 am / in Roman Catholic Missions

Hidden Christians in Rural Ibaraki, Osaka-fu.

Hidden Christians: A few days ago, I was invite by my good friend Mr. Satoh from the Kyoto Guide Club, to visit some od the sites related to the Hidden Christians in Japan. It was a fine spring day when we set out to the rural mountain village of Sendaiji in Ibaraki, Osaka Prefecture. It’s very quiet and peaceful there, […]

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by / on March 29, 2010 at 10:07 pm / in Interesting Japanese Christians!

Dom Justo Takayama-Takayama Ukon.

Dom Justo Takayama From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Dom Justo Takayama (1552 – February 4, 1615) was a kirishitan daimyo and a Japanese Samurai who followed Christianity in the Sengoku period of Japan. Takayama Justo was born to be the heir of Takayama Tomoteru, the lord of Sawa Castle in the Yamato Province. His name as a child was Hikogorō […]

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