The Kakure Kirishitan of Japan: A Study of Their Development, Beliefs and Rituals to the Present Day

The Kakure Kirishitan of Japan: A Study of Their Development, Beliefs and Rituals to the Present Day

by Stephen Turnbull
     
 

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First major study in English of the Japanese 'hidden' Christians - the Kakure Kirishitan, who chose to remain separate from the Catholic Church when religious toleration was granted in 1873 - and the development of the faith and rituals from the 16th century to the present day.See more details below

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First major study in English of the Japanese 'hidden' Christians - the Kakure Kirishitan, who chose to remain separate from the Catholic Church when religious toleration was granted in 1873 - and the development of the faith and rituals from the 16th century to the present day.

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ISBN-13:
9781136751592
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/05/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
272
File size:
7 MB

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