Oita

Location

Official Name Our Lady of the Annunciation Monastery

87

Country Japan

City Hiji, Hayami-gun

Address 3350-7 Minamihata

Postcode 879-1509

Contact Information

Telephone [81] (977) 67-7522

Community Email trappist@vsfat.coara.or.jp

Website www.coara.or.jp/~trappist/

Superior Dom Raphaël Shioya Hisashi, Superior ad nutum 2007, Prior 2008-2020

Other Informations

Juridical Status Simple Priory

Diocese Dioecesis Oitaensis (Oita)

OCSO Region ORIENS

Founded/Restored 1980

Origins

Founded by Phare July 11, 1980; raised to the rank of priory 5 February 1986.

Father Immediate

Phare

Past Superiors

Placide FURUKAWA — Superior — 11/07/1980 – 05/02/1986
Placide FURUKAWA — Titular Prior — 05/02/1986 – 05/02/1992
Vianney YAMAGUCHI — Titular Prior — 05/02/1992 – 05/02/2004
Francisco YOSHIMOTO KUNIHIKO — Sup. ad nutum 07/05/2004-14/09/2007

Transportation

Station : Beppu. Airport : Oita

Monasteries

  • Phare

    Japan

  • Tre Fontane

    Italy

  • Rivet

    France