Japan
Archbishop Isao Kikuchi issues directive suspending liturgical rite until March to avoid spreading coronavirus
February 26, 2020
Some 920,000 spectators are due to visit Tokyo each day for the mega sporting event involving 11,000 athletes
February 21, 2020
Japan follows a strict policy that fails to guarantee dignity and rights for migrants and refugees, Catholic groups say
November 28, 2019
Japanese government adopts the Church’s linguistic term, but one taxi driver remains confused
November 26, 2019
Pontiff meets fellow Jesuits in Tokyo to conclude his pilgrimage to Thailand and Japan
November 26, 2019
On a busy final day in Japan, PM Shinzo Abe backs the pope's call for a world free of nuclear weapons
November 26, 2019
Testimonies from two elderly women provide a graphic reminder of the devastation caused by nuclear weapons
November 25, 2019
Deterrence is no longer an excuse for possessing nuclear weapons, pope tells meeting for peace
November 25, 2019
Francis warns against the consumerism and isolation that wealthy societies can create
November 25, 2019
Pontiff chooses not to specifically back Japanese bishops in calling for a total nuclear energy ban
November 25, 2019
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