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Traces of North Korean Underground Church Detectable in Defectors’ Recollections

North Korean defector Ms. KMS (name withheld for security reasons) recalls her first exposure to Christianity, which occurred while she was still living in North Korea. “In 2002 I was arrested and brought to North Korean police,” she says. “Many … Continue reading

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“Big Data” church surveillance: the COVID legacy we need to prepare for now

Churches are surviving the Coronavirus, but the next test—increased government monitoring and oversight of church activities and leaders—may prove to be more difficult and longer lasting. The South Korean government is receiving high praise from other governments around the world … Continue reading

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North Korea Persecution Update: Romans 8:28 still works in NK

Have the North Korea/South Korea/US “Peace Talks” changed anything for Christians in North Korea? The general consensus: Not for the better. They’ve actually been used by the North Korean government as an occasion for accelerating the reputation building of Kim … Continue reading

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