• Sep2017

    By His Eminence, the Metropolitan Ambrose of Korea   If the Incarnation of the Word did not take place in Palestine during Hellenistic times, but rather in the Far East, would the Eucharistic Bread have been replaced with the daily food of the residents of Southeastern Asia, which is—as it...

  • Aug2017

    2017 Summer Camp for Middle & High school was held from August 4 to August 6 in Chuncheon with a participation of 30 students. They finalized their camp, short but spiritually rich, celebrating the Feast Day at the Holy Monastery of the Transfiguration of the Savior in Gapyong. Photos

  • Metropolitan Ambrosios of Korea, accompanied by Fr. Romanos Kavchak and Deacon Johan Park visited our church in Jeonju for the celebration of the Dormition of the Most Holy Theotokos. On Monday evening 14/8 the Metropolitan, assisted by the Parish priest, Rev. Ilarion Jeong and the rest of the Clergy, participated...

  • On Sunday, August 6, 2017, Metropolitan Ambrosios of Korea celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Holy Monastery of the Transfiguration of the Savior in Gapyeong with the participation of Fr. Antony Woo, Rev. Roman Kavchak and Deacon Yohan Park.   The festive Divine Liturgy was attended by the campers of the...

  • A significant interview with the Hierarch (at Amen.gr) regarding his recent meeting with representatives from the Moscow Patriarchate who visited Seoul.   http://www.amen.gr/article/varysimadi-synedefksi-tou-mitropoliti-koreas-amvrosiou-sto-amengr   In the far-off Korea, the Land of the Morning Calm, there has been for at least four decades a unique spiritual and missionary work, which has...

  • ‘Grandma Tatiana,’ as we used to call her, was one of the first women who received Holy Baptism in Korea. She was the daughter of Fr. Alexi Kim, who was captured by the North Koreans and disappeared on the 9th of July, 1950. With her death, the last representative of...

  • On Saturday, 29 July, the camp session for Elementary school children began at the beautiful campgrounds of the Orthodox Metropolis of Korea in the city of Chuncheon. Once all of the teachers, staff, and children arrived from their various hometowns on Saturday afternoon, the official Orientation began. His Eminence Metropolitan...

  • Jul2017

      From 21-23 July 2017, the members of the young adult group, “Syndesmos,” of the Orthodox Church of Korea, held their annual summer retreat.  This is the 8th consecutive year for the retreat, which was held at the parish of St. Boris in Chuncheon. The retreat theme was, “Contemporary technology...

  • On 14 and 15 July, the members of the young couples group, ‘Akylas and Priscilla,’ had the great pleasure of going to Chuncheon as volunteers to clean and prepare the campsite’s interior and exterior. We thank them very warmly and pray that God may bless them and their families.  ...

  •   On Tuesday, July 4th, a book presentation was organized at the Mission Center of the Korean Orthodox Metropolis in Seoul. The two volumes presented (No. 3 and 4) were part of the series titled: “The Story of Art that I Studied for the First Time”, by professor Yang Jung-moo,...