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Kagoshima St. Xavier's Cathedral, Kagoshima
Categories: Churches, Tourist Spots
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Esta iglesia-catedral conmemora uno de los eventos históricos más importantes de la historia de Japón, el comienzo de la evangelización Cristiana llevada a cabo por el jesuita español S. Francisco Jav... read more »This Church-Cathedral commemorates one of the most important historical events in the history of Japan, the beginning of the Christian evangelization carried out by the Spanish Jesuit S. Francisco Javier. This marked the start of a process of opening to the customs of the West of the era, which was truncated in the middle of the century to Japan 17TH when they are serrated outside. There are some small ruins of the former Church opposite the current building. It is striking inside the stained glass windows of blue and red. The first by the color of the sea, via which obviously became the Holy after a storm, and the second by the color of the crab according to tradition had been seized in a clip a cross that fell to the Holy. The Church in Japanese and signs was explaining a friendly lady who was there. Fortunately that gave us a booklet in English.show original
ザビエル公園の向かいにあります。こちらは教会で、実際にミサも行われています。ザビエルに関する展示があります。Xavier park opposite. Here in the Church, are made to actual mass. About Xavier.show original
建物は外から見るよりも、中に入ると神聖な雰囲気が素敵です。外からの光が効果的に取り入れられていると思います。ミサに参加してみるのも面白いですが、その際、他の信者全員に個人名を上げて紹介されるので、ちょっと困りました。A sacred atmosphere is nice and the building goes into the inside than from the outside. I think light from the outside has been taken effectively. Also participated in the mass of interesting, when all other believers up personal name is introduced, so was a bit troubled.show original
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