Chapter 2 - The Unknown Christian Kingdom in Japan,the Light and the Darkness -The seminary - Japan's first Western school

About Chapter 2

At Japan's first Western school, a seminary, set within Arima's territory, students were given a leading-edge education, with a special selection of the best and brightest foreign lecturers as capital.

After seeing Japanese students, fluent in Latin, doing presentations and debates, it is said the vice provincial head of the Society of Jesus said with surprise, "It felt as though I were in Coimbra (Portugal)."