Posts Tagged "Democratic"

[Series II] Evangelical Christians and the 1987 Popular Uprising in Support of Democratic Transition

[Series II] Evangelical Christians and the 1987 Popular Uprising  in Support of Democratic Transition

Evangelical Christians and the 1987 Popular Uprising in Support of Democratic Transition Written By HONG, Young-Gi (Ph.D.) The Senior Pastor of the Full Gospel Church of Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.   Democratization in the 1980s and 1990s represents an international phenomenon (Remmer, 1995).  By a number of criteria, one of the most successful third wave democratic transitions was South...

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[Series I] Background of Christian Democratic Movements in Korea

[Series I] Background of Christian Democratic Movements in Korea

Background of Christian Democratic Movements in Korea Written By HONG, Young-Gi (Ph.D.) The Senior Pastor of the Full Gospel Church of Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.   Recent academic study of the relationship between religion and politics made it hard to claim that religion has no influence on public affairs (e.g. Yamane, 1997), even before the increasing prominence of religiously-linked conflict...

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