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Massive Earthquake and Tsunami Hit Japan


On March 11 at 2:46pm JST a massive 9.0-magnitude earthquake occurred near the northeastern coast of Japan, creating extremely destructive tsunami waves which hit Japan just minutes after the earthquake.
We would like to express our deepest condolences to the victims who passed away and pray for the quick reconstruction of the area and recovering of those suffering.
There are not any damages to ministers and families of affected churches, however, Headquarters is still in the middle of checking the situation of the believers in the surrounding area.
Also, Konkokyo Head Administrative Office and Konko Churches of North America (KCNA) have commenced collecting Donations. To donate online please visit

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