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Orthodox Church in Japan

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The Orthodox Church in Japan or Orthodox Church of Japan (日本ハリストス正教会, Nihon Harisutosu Seikyōkai, OCJ) is an autonomous Eastern Orthodox church within the jurisdiction of the Moscow Patriarchate.

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Orthodox Church in Japan

日本ハリストス正教会
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Location
TerritoryJapan
HeadquartersTokyo, Japan
Statistics
Population
- Total

9,249[1]
Information
DenominationEastern Orthodox
Sui iuris churchAutonomous Orthodox Church within the jurisdiction of the Moscow Patriarchate (the status of autonomy not recognized by the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople[2])
Established10 April 1970 by the Moscow Patriarchate
LanguageClassical Japanese
Current leadership
Metropolitan of All Japan and Archbishop of TokyoSeraphim (Tsujie) of Sendai
Website
www.orthodoxjapan.jp
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