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Japan

The 26 men and boys who died on a hill of crosses outside Nagasaki

There is no more eloquent proof of the truth of faith ...

Rare early Japanese Christian painting discovered in museum collection

The images were penned in a time when Christians were harshly persecuted in Japan.

Japanese students recreate the bombing of Hiroshima in virtual reality

The 5-minute virtual tour shows the city of Hiroshima before, during, and after the bomb dropped.

Sites of Japan’s persecuted Christians added to UNESCO World Heritage list

Designation honors the “hidden Christians” who risked their lives to practiced their faith

Japan’s elderly see jail as a solution to their loneliness

To avoid "solitary death," an increasing number of the country's senior citizens are turning to a life of petty crime.

The Church in the Far East

Photo of the Day: October 12, 2017

Japanese knife murderer had already been detained for pro-euthanasia views

Pope Francis sends a condolence letter to yet another place of horror

Finally Home: Serviceman Killed in Battle with Japanese Brought Back to New Orleans

A mother's plea to find her son is fulfilled, thanks to a chance discovery in the South Pacific

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