Seosomun Presbyterian Church

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Seosomun Church(서소문교회) is a church located in Seosomun-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea

Founding[edit]

In 1946, the church was founded by a refugee from North Korea, Rev. Kim Dong-chul. He was martyed; during the Korean War in 1950, in other words, during the capture of Seoul. He refused to take refuge in the southern areas, and was killed by the Army of DPRK.

1950-70[edit]

Second Pastor Seo Keumchan served this church.

Present[edit]

For 63 years, this church has grown at the Central Business District, heart of Seoul with great reformed church tradition & modern culture.