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Women religious leaders in Japan's Christian century, 1549-1650 1 edition

Women religious leaders in Japan's Christian century, 1549-1650
Haruko Nawata Ward

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Women religious leaders in Japan's Christian century, 1549-1650
by Haruko Nawata Ward.

Published 2009 by Ashgate in Aldershot, England, Burlington, VT .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Nuns
Hibiya Monica (c. 1549-c. 1577): virgem of Sakai
Naito Julia (c. 1566-28 March 1627): superiora
The Beatas of Manila (1615-56): visionaries
Witches
Otomo-Nata Jezebel (d. 15 February 1587)
Priestess of hachiman
Marriage and divorce in Catholic Japan:
Otomo Sorin and his marital conflict
Jezebel the Witch
Jezebel Versus the Church (1577b 1587)
Women catechists
Hosokawa Tama Gracia (1563b 25 August 1600): scholar-teacher
The women catechists
Tama Gracia in the network of women against abuse
Releasing Kirishitan women apostles from captivity
Sisters
Justa of Nagasaki and the sisters of the Misericórdia
Elder women of the Marian Confrarias.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
275.2/06082
Library of Congress
BV639.W7 W27 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL22659289M
ISBN 13
9780754664789
LC Control Number
2008046181
Goodreads
7209904

History

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