Posts Tagged "Korea"

[Series VI] Dynamism and Dilemmas in Evangelical Contributions to the Democratization of Korea

[Series VI] Dynamism and Dilemmas in Evangelical Contributions  to the Democratization of Korea

Dynamism and Dilemmas in Evangelical Contributions to the Democratization of Korea Written By HONG, Young-Gi (Ph.D.) The Senior Pastor of the Full Gospel Church of Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.   Korea is one of the few countries that are known to have consistently improved civil liberties and political democracy since making a transition to democracy.  In Korean democratization following...

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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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