Christian’s Cave and the ‘Eye of the Needle’

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Christian’s Cave and the ‘Eye of the Needle’

OVERVIEW

It is said that during the repression of Christianity during the Meiji Era, believers lived in hiding in this cave. A 4-meter tall cross and a 3.6-meter statue of Jesus were built in 1967. Even now the cave is only accessible by boat.

AREA
Goto Islands
INFORMATION

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