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July 18, 2019

[World Council of Churches] The World Council of Churches invites all people of goodwill to observe a Sunday of Prayer for the Peaceful Reunification of the Korean Peninsula on Aug. 11.

Each year, Christians are invited to join in a prayer for peace and...

August 9, 2017

The Rev. Kim Young Ju, general secretary of National Council of Churches in Korea. Photo: NCCK

[World Council of Churches] In an emergency letter to South Korean president Moon Jae-In, the National Council of Churches in Korea (NCCK) urged immediate dialogue to ease military tension in...

December 1, 2010

The head of the Seoul-based National Council of Churches in Korea has urged global prayers during Advent for peace on the peninsula following a North Korean military attack on a South Korean island.

The council's newly elected general secretary, the Rev. Kim Young-Ju, said he wanted the...

June 22, 2009

A South Korean grouping of churches is urging its member churches and organizations to join a campaign to give North Korean children milk and bread "without any precondition."

In a June 16 statement, the National Council of Churches in Korea said it would start "to advocate the necessity...

May 30, 2008

Hundreds of Korean Anglicans gathered in the Cathedral of Saints Mary and Nicholas Thursday afternoon, May 22, to witness the consecration of the Rev. Paul Keun Sang Kim as the coadjutor bishop of the Diocese of Seoul.

Kim, 55, is known for his passionate efforts concerning peace,...

November 28, 2007

North Korea is among the most difficult countries in the world to visit. Nonetheless, representatives from throughout the Anglican Communion were welcomed for a peace trip November 14 and to provide humanitarian aid to a destroyed village.

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori led...

November 18, 2007

Participants at the Towards Peace in Korea (TOPIK) conference, held November 14-20 in Paju, South Korea, issued the following communique.

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Official Communiqué by Participants of TOPIK, Paju, South Korea November 20, 2007

For Christ is our peace, and has made both...

November 17, 2007

Members of the Anglican Church of Korea (ACK) opened their hearts in peace and welcomed the international visitors attending the conference, Towards Peace in Korea (TOPIK), to their worship services on Sunday, November 18.

"The division between North and South Korea not only impacts...

November 8, 2007

In preparation for the forthcoming worldwide Anglican conference "Towards Peace in Korea" (TOPIK), Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams and former Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland Robin Eames have held discussions concerning the humanitarian situation in North Korea.

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October 16, 2007

Peace initiatives and reconciliation on the Korean Peninsula will be the foci of a worldwide Anglican peace conference November 14-20 when more than 150 Anglican leaders, ecumenical guests and other participants will travel to South Korea for TOPIK (Towards Peace in Korea).

 

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