Tag Archives: korea

In-depth: Global market wrap-up

time now for an in-depth look at the market news and for that I’m joined on the line by dr. yang jun-sok professor of economics at the Catholic University of Korea dr. yang thank you as always for coming on happy to be here well some perhaps less than positive news for those hoping for… Read More »

Vlog #21 | hiking ⛪ Catholic church 🏞 دخلت إلى الكنيسة 😱 اكتشف معنا جمال الطبيعة في كوريا

굿모닝 오늘은 다시 성남입니다 오늘은 장모님과 등산을 갑니다 장모님이 자주 가시는 곳입니다 장모님은 거의 매일 등산을 가신데요 오늘은 저랑 같이 가느라 평소보다 늦게 나왔습니다 그래서 장모님 가시는 등산로를 같이 가보겠습니다 오늘은 산에서 하루를 보내볼게요 몰랐는데 이 카드로 버스, 편의점, 지하철 다 사용 할 수 있대요 여기는 산성이야 전쟁이나 난이 일어났을 때 왕이 여기로 피신을 왔었어… Read More »

São Paulo: South America’s MEGACITY

The dramatic cliffs and endless beaches of Rio de Janeiro makes it the city that probably first comes to mind when you think of Brazil. São Paulo, the largest metropolis in the southern hemisphere, is the true economic engine of the world’s sixth most populous country. In 1554, Catholic missionaries with the help of indigenous… Read More »

Pope Francis promises stronger measures to tackle child sex abuse within Catholic Church

Pope Francis has promised stronger action to tackle the sexual abuse of children in the Catholic Church condemning the practice and the cover-ups as the tools of Satan closing a Vatican summit on pedophilia on that Sunday the Pope pledged that the church retreat every case with utmost seriousness strengthening its guidelines to prevent discipline… Read More »

AFN Osan – USO 75th Birthday

REPORTER: THIS YEAR, THE UNITED SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS TURNED 75 YEARS OLD, WHICH IS QUITE THE ACCOMPLISHMENT. SO, WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT THE USO? STEVE MURRAY IS THE AREA OPERATIONS MANAGER FOR USO KOREA, AND HE HAS A BIT OF INFO THAT WE COULD ALL USE. SB1: THE USO WAS FOUNDED IN 1941, AT THE… Read More »

Pope Francis encourages young Catholics to live lives of joy, purpose

On the fourth day of his five-day visit to Korea,… Pope Francis held the closing mass for Asian Youth Day at Haemi Fortress in the country’s southwest. There, the pontif encouraged the youth in attendance to wake up and live a life filled with joy and purpose. Hwang Ji-hye tells us more. The pope made… Read More »

Catholic Church shifts tone on gays, lesbians 가톨릭, 동성애·이혼 포용 입장 시사

The Catholic Church has signaled that′s ready to make an about turn on its view on homosexuality. A preliminary report from an assembly of bishops at the Vatican opens the door for a greater acceptance of gays and lesbians. Sohn Jung-in has more. It is being described as a striking shift in tone by the… Read More »

Lives of Unmarried Women in their 30’s and 40’s

In Korea, of 7.80 milion women in their 30’s and 40’s. 17.176% or 1.38milion are singls. Now in the 21st century marriage is no longer a necessity but rather an option, and many women choose to remain single. Yet, there is not enough social security for them, creating a blind spot of the structural system.… Read More »

New Catholic Church opens as symbol of inter-Korean peace 남북합작 성당

It’s being touted as a new symbol of inter-Korean peace. There’s a new Catholic church in South Korea that was built with heavy influences from North Korea. This comes 16 years after a group of North Korean Catholics living in South Korea… first bought the land for this place of worship. Connie Lee has more.… Read More »