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  The bells of Nagasaki: A gospel plea for peace

Aug 08, 2020
Perhaps what is required of us today, to be faithful to the human family and to future generations, is to never again justify violence or be silent when nations go to war; we must actively and non-violently resist all war and preparations for war.
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  The Numbers Game

May 03, 2017
How Japanese Catholics have been part of the international support network of Columbans on mission.
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  August in Japan

Aug 01, 2016
Columban Fr Barry Cairns tells us about how August in a special month in Japan
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  Not bad for a non-Christian

Feb 15, 2016
Word came into the Church that a homeless man was sleeping rough under Sotohori Bridge, in Japan. The local Church group looking after the homeless went to visit him
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  Tanaka Kun

Nov 11, 2015
I silently said goodbye to this world and from the top of the bridge I jumped into the river below. But I could not sink. I kept coming up for air. I jumped again but the same result.
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  Akiko never did cry

Jul 30, 2015
Our first lesson was spent solely repeating each vowel sound up to a hundred times or more. To my great relief my pupil never flinched though the experience must have been woefully boring if not actually painful.
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  The unfinished story of a valiant woman

Apr 20, 2015
In Tsuneko's life, she jumped from being a professional worker into the waters of baptism; jumped from the waters of baptism into the Catechetical profession and from there she landed in the Columban world.
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  Good Friday in Japan

Apr 03, 2015
The lights are then turned off and only a spotlight shines on the area of the Cross. Then each person comes up in procession two by two while a chanter gently sings in Japanese those haunting liturgical hymns for Good Friday (Improperia).
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  The unfinished story of a valiant woman

Feb 25, 2015
She has witnessed the liturgical eccentricities of many Columbans but no matter who they were or what fancy ideas they brought with them, she took everything in her stride.
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