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Why The Bible Will Always Lead Us Underground: An Excerpt from Living in the Underground Church

  One day there came into one of the mission stations a sturdy Christian from the north. After the usual greetings, he was asked the purpose of his visit. His reply was, “I have been memorizing some verses in the … Continue reading

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The Three Circumstances In Which The Church Is Obligated to Go Underground

John Calvin identified two marks of the true church: “the word of God purely preached and heard, and the pure administration of the sacraments.”[36] The only legitimate reason to take the church underground, then, is to overcome any hindrance to … Continue reading

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The Time Of Preparation Is At Hand (Introduction to Preparing for the Underground Church, Part VI)

(Part VI of VII of Pastor Foley’s introductory essay to Rev. Richard Wurmbrand’s Preparing for the Underground Church. To order a print or electronic copy of the bilingual Korean/English edition of Preparing for the Underground Church, including Pastor Foley’s introductory … Continue reading

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