By William Yoo
This ebook examines the partnerships and gear struggles among American missionaries and Korean Protestant leaders in either countries from the past due nineteenth century to the aftermath of the Korean battle. Yoo analyzes American and Korean assets, together with a plethora of unpublished archival fabrics, to discover the advanced histories of cooperation and contestation at the back of the evolving relationships among american citizens and Koreans even as the vast majority of the area Christian inhabitants shifted from the worldwide North to the worldwide South. American and Korean Protestants cultivated deep bonds with each other, yet additionally they clashed over crucial concerns of ecclesial authority, cultural distinction, geopolitics, and women’s management. This multifaceted process – incorporating the views of missionaries, migrants, ministers, diplomats, and interracial – casts new mild on American and Korean Christianities and captures American and Korean Protestants jointly engaged in a world move that helped provide beginning to new Christian traditions in Korea, created new transnational spiritual and humanitarian partnerships reminiscent of the area imaginative and prescient association, and remodeled international Christian traditions starting from Pentecostalism to Presbyterianism.
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American Missionaries, Korean Protestants, and the Changing Shape of World Christianity, 1884-1965 (Perspectives on Modern America) by William Yoo