Sunday, February 5, 2012

Paul Miki, companion martyrs, and the suppressed church

Read a post from Soohwan Park about her recent trip to Japan. She happened across the story of Paul Miki and his companions where were martyred in 1597, an event that sent the Catholic church underground until its rediscovery centuries later when Japan opened itself to the Western World.

Soohwan Park's commentary on Paul Miki's Japanese community