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Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Nanzan Catholic Church


Nanzan Catholic Church is located near the main Nanzan University campus in the up-market streets south of Irinaka subway station just a little west of Yagoto.

Nanzan Catholic Church, Irinaka, Nagoya.

The early church here began life in 1950 as a Nissen hut with tatami floors to serve the staff of Nanzan school. The modernist church set in lush gardens on a small hill that is seen today was completed in 1958. Nanzan Catholic Church is part of the Catholic Diocese of Nagoya which is centered on Nunoike Cathedral in Shin-Sakae.

Nanzan Catholic Church, Irinaka, Nagoya.

Mass is held in Japanese, English and Vietnamese at various times. Consult the website (below) for full details.

Nanzan Catholic Church
Showa-ku, Nanzan-cho 1
Tel: 052 831 9131

Turn left and left again from exit 2 of Irinaka Station on the Tsurumai Line of the Nagoya subway.

Nanzan Catholic Church, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan.

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