Reach tens of thousands of people instantly by advertising with Ekklesia. Find out more
International groups are supporting villagers opposing the building of a US nuclear base on Jeju, the Korean “Island of Peace”.
The 10th Assembly of the World Council of Churches takes place in Korea, from 30 October to 8 November 2013, with a justice and peace theme.
A visit to North Korea by representatives of several South Korean religious bodies is a sign tensions may be easing between the two nations.
Methodists express solidarity with the people of Korea after Churches distributing food aid were threatened with legal action by the South Korean government.
A former Hollywood agent who swapped a multi-million dollar celebrity lifestyle for a humble pulpit is set to be inducted to his first parish this week.
The National Council of Churches in Korea has been threatened with legal action by the Seoul government after sending food aid to starving North Koreans.
The WCC has said that "force and military power will not resolve the problems" in its statement of concern over tensions on the Korean Peninsula.
Korean and Japanese Christians in Japan have said they want to work for reconciliation in marking the 100th anniversary of Japan's colonisation of Korea.
South Korea's national church council is marking the 60th anniversary of the beginning of the 1950 to 1953 Korean War with a week of national reconciliation.
The leader of one of the world's largest Pentecostal congregations has reaffirmed his church's commitment to support the World Council of Churches' 10th Assembly in Korea, in 2013.