Nippon Sei Ko Kai

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March 12, 2012

Jesus said to them, “Come and have breakfast.”John 21:12

[Anglican Communion News Service] On the 11th of March this year Japan marks the first anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake. We, members of the Anglican Church in Japan...

February 19, 2012

Peter Ng, the Episcopal Church's global partnership officer for Asia and the Pacific, shelters Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori as she lays a wreath and prays at the Hiroshima memorial to victims of the atomic attack on the city during World War II. Photo/...

March 30, 2011

Archbishop Nathaniel Uematsu of the Nippon Sei Ko Kai, the Anglican Church in Japan, has issued a message to the Anglican Communion following his visit to Sendai two weeks after an earthquake-triggered tsunami devastated the region, claiming more than 11,000 lives and leaving at least 16,000...

March 21, 2011

Archbishop Nathaniel Makoto Uematsu, primate of Nippon Sei Ko Kai (The Anglican Communion in Japan), said March 22 that while there are no Anglican churches in most of the areas affected by the March 11 magnitude-9 earthquake, "it is the NSKK's desire to stand with all people there and to do...

March 15, 2011

In the aftermath of Japan's worst earthquake on record and the deepening threat of radiation leaking from the Fukushima nuclear power plants in the north, faith groups and relief agencies around the world are exploring ways to assist through donations, emergency supplies and prayer.

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March 13, 2011

As Japanese officials estimate that the death toll could far exceed 10,000 after an 8.9-magnitude earthquake and resulting tsunami devastated parts of the country's northeast coast on March 11, Anglican Archbishop Nathaniel Uematsu underscored the importance of prayer and said that he is...

March 12, 2011

The bishop of a diocese in northern part of Japan devastated by the March 11 earthquake and tsunami is said to be safe, according to an article from the Anglican Communion News Service.

Bishop John Hiromichi Kato of the Diocese of Tohoku managed to get a message out to say that he is OK...

March 11, 2011

 

Anglican Communion churches and agencies are planning how best to respond to the 8.9-magnitudeearthquake that struck off the northeast coast of Japan at 2:46 p.m. local time (12:46 a.m. EST) on March 11, triggering a tsunami that swamped Hawaii beaches, causing property damage there as...

November 30, 2009

Bishop Frank T. Griswold spent October 23 – November 19 in Japan where he taught, preached and visited the Nippon Sei Ko Kai (NSKK), the Anglican Episcopal Church in Japan. The NSKK, a province of the Anglican Communion, is now celebrating its 150th anniversary.

The occasion for Bishop...

September 24, 2009

The birth of Anglicanism in Japan was the cause for celebrations this week as hundreds of guests -- national, international, ecumenical and interfaith -- traveled to Tokyo to join the local church in marking the 150th anniversary of the Nippon Sei Ko Kai (NSKK). Presiding Bishop Katharine...

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Serving in the Diocese of Tohoku, Japan, Katie Young, Diocese of Northwest Texas, just finished

Serving in Japan, Doug and Jenny Knight, Diocese of Arkansas, are volunteers at the Asian Rural