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Hirado Islands sacred places

History of Roman Catholicism in Japan

Many western people think it is strange to see Roman Catholic nuns in Japanese manga, because Japan is not considered to be a Catholic country. But nuns are part of the Japanese society. You can see them everywhere, in train...

A homeless child holds a candle during a street Christmas celebration

Christmas all over the world

It’s Christmas Day, the day set aside by Christian faithful to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ in Bethlehem over 2,000 years ago. Christianity remains the largest religion in the world, with over 2 billion adherents across the globe.

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