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By Sebastian C. H. Kim,Kirsteen Kim

With a 3rd of South Koreans now deciding upon themselves as Christian, Christian church buildings play an more and more sought after position within the social and political occasions of the Korean peninsula. Sebastian Kim and Kirsteen Kim's finished and well timed heritage of other Christian denominations in Korea comprises surveys of the Catholic, Orthodox and Protestant traditions in addition to new church pursuits. They learn the Korean Christian diaspora and missionary hobbies from South Korea and in addition supply state-of-the-art insights into North Korea. This publication, the 1st contemporary one-volume background and research of Korean Christianity in English, highlights the demanding situations confronted through the Christian church buildings in view of Korea's distinct and multireligious cultural background, South Korea's fast upward push in worldwide monetary energy and the precarious kingdom of North Korea, which threatens international peace. This background might be an incredible source for all scholars of global Christianity, Korean experiences and project studies.

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