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Shukugawa Catholic Church, Nishinomiya

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  • Shukugawa River Catholic Church, 11/1921, is the founder of the shukugawa River Church S. Bousquet father established 'Church of the Holy Rosary,"fudaba muscles and the old highway intersection in. 2 years later, father bought the land in shukugawa River (current location), moved to sorrow our Lady Church was the Kobe foreign settlement in old buildings, along with a temporary Church on the construction plan of the authentic Church said efforts are. Escaped after World War II, this church was devastated in the Hanshin-Awaji earthquake in 1/1995 luckily escaped collapsed after a thorough restoration still keep magnificent appearance as a symbol of the shukugawa River, beautiful stained-glass Windows and Bell sounds provides people to the place of prayer and peace of mind. His works often portrayed as shukugawa River as a Catholic writer of whom shusaku Endo and Atsuko Suga, Endo boy was taken by my mother, be dressed in baggy clothes of Western Christianity that came to place, said Endo literary origin. In soon, Atsuko Suga in Italy was seeking a straight road after being baptized, had traveled to France, but sympathetic sensibilities of Atsuko. Bridge between Japan and Italy in literature became so patient artist practitioners to translate each other work.
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  • The Cathedral was completed in 1932. In church history in the Hanshin area along with Ashiya River Catholic Church. Christian atmosphere even Christians want to see feel the Majesty and grace. Lit up at night
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  • Saturday morning worship, play the "Ave Maria" Bell. France Holy Lourdes-like atmosphere. Those who take care of the church people who walk down the street with a smile "good morning" called he was.
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