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By Sebastian C. H. Kim,Kirsteen Kim

With a 3rd of South Koreans now making a choice on themselves as Christian, Christian church buildings play an more and more in demand position within the social and political occasions of the Korean peninsula. Sebastian Kim and Kirsteen Kim's accomplished and well timed historical past of other Christian denominations in Korea contains surveys of the Catholic, Orthodox and Protestant traditions in addition to new church activities. They research the Korean Christian diaspora and missionary activities from South Korea and likewise provide state of the art insights into North Korea. This ebook, the 1st contemporary one-volume heritage and research of Korean Christianity in English, highlights the demanding situations confronted through the Christian church buildings in view of Korea's particular and multireligious cultural background, South Korea's speedy upward thrust in international financial strength and the precarious nation of North Korea, which threatens worldwide peace. This background should be an immense source for all scholars of global Christianity, Korean reports and challenge studies.

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