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By Sunggu Yang

during this booklet Sunggu Yang proposes 5 socio-ecclesial codes as designated religion basics of Korean American Christianity. Drawing from rigorous study and years of ecclesial adventure, Yang names the codes as follows: the wasteland Pilgrimage code, the Diasporic venture Code, the Confucian Egalitarian code, the Buddhist Shamanistic code, and the Pentecostal Liberation code. those 5 codes, he asserts, aid Korean americans maintain their lives, tradition, religion, and evangelical undertaking as extraterrestrial beings or “pilgrims” within the American “wilderness.” Yang outlines how his 5 proposed codes function liberative and prophetic mechanisms of religion during which Korean americans can give a contribution to racial concord and cultural range in North the USA. during this feel, Korean American Christianity—its theology and spirituality—works not just on behalf of Korean american citizens, but in addition for the sake of all americans. Yang exhibits how the Korean American pulpit is the locus the place those 5 codes look so much vividly.

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