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Hidden Christian Sites in the Nagasaki Region

Sakitsu Village in Amakusa

In this village, Hidden Christians were able to continue practising their faith over time by substituting everyday items used in daily life and work for Christian devotional objects.

Sakitsu Village in Amakusa
● Sakitsu Village in Amakusa: Important Cultural Landscape of Japan

◎ Address: Sakitsu, Kawaura-machi, Amakusa City, Kumamoto