Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Japan's newest bishop consecrated

From ACNS-

From Nippon Sei Ko Kai (the Anglican Episcopal Church in Japan)

More than 300 people from countries including Taiwan, Hong Kong and the Philippines recently travelled to Okinawa for the consecration of Japan's newest bishop.

The Rt Revd David Eisho Uehara became Bishop of the Diocese of Okinawa, Japan, on Saturday 7 September at All Souls’ Church, Chatan, Okinawa.

Guests from overseas included the Rt Revd David Lai, Diocese of Taiwan in The Episcopal Church; the Rt Revd Andrew Chan, Diocese of Western Kowloon in Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui; the Rt Revd Dixie Taclobao, Diocese of Central Philipinnes in the Episcopal Church in the Philippines; and representatives from 11 dioceses of Nippon Sei Ko Kai (NSKK).

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