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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Overview

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: 9781138973961
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 03/02/2016
Pages: 316
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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