Church In Japan

Thumbnail japanese pilgrims await pope francis in st peters square before the wednesday general audience on oct 22 2014 credit daniel ib  ez cna cna 10 22 14 Japan's bishops oppose efforts to abandon pacifism in nation's constitution

Nagasaki, Japan, Aug 9, 2016 / 11:57 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In the shadow of the 71st anniversary of the dropping of the atomic bombs and the end of...

Thumbnail pope francis waves to pilgrims during his april 26 2017 general audience in st peters square credit lucia ballester cna Remember the witness of your martyrs, Pope tells Japanese bishops

In a letter to Japanese bishops, Pope Francis urges his brother prelates to use the example of their country's martyrs as an inspiration to...