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Ansan Bugok Presbyterian Church
Worship with English interpretation every Sunday morning at 11:00 and evening at 7:30 p.m. followed by fellowship among foreign and English-speaking Korean members. Contact Mr. Jay at (010-8305-1503) or Andy Jackson at for directions or other information.

International Lutheran Church
Int'l Lutheran Church, Seoul, Korea 726-39, Hannam 2-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 140-212 Church Phone & Fax: 794-6274 Pastor's home phone: 790-1158 Email: pastor@ilcseoulnet Subway: Hanggangjin (Stop 631), Line 6 Exit 2 Bus: 110, 120, 142, 144, 402, 420, 0015, 6211

Youngnak Presbyterian Church
(downtown Seoul near Chungbu Police Station) International Worship in English (IWE) has three services each week. Sunday at 10:00 AM (Service Building rm 504) and 3:00 PM (Mission Chapel) as well as Wednesday 8:00 PM (Mission Chapel). Pastor Bill Majors 011-613-5896

Yoido Full Gospel Church
Senior Pastor: Dr. Yonggi Cho. Service with simultaneous interpretation in English at 7 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Japanese and Chinese interpretation also provided at 9 and 11 a.m. (02-783-4135)

Yongsan Baptist Church
Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and English-language worship service at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Nursery care available. Located near the Crown Hotel in Yongsan. Pastor Bill Ecton (02-796-0284)(011-731-0573)

Seoul International Baptist Church (SIBC)
We are an English speaking church providing encouragement, Christian fellowship, and an emphasis on a real and growing relationship with God through His Son, Jesus. We believe that the Bible is God's Word and provides direction, advice, and strength for living. Come join us as together we discover God's great plans for each of our lives. Our worship service time is, Sunday at 11AM. Senior pastor is Dr. Dan Armistead. Phone: 02-793-6267, E-mail

Seoul English Worship @ Seoul Presby Church
English Sunday service at 11:20am in Westminster Hall, and Friday Bible study at 7:00pm in Rm 603. The church is easily accessible: by subway, Daechi station (line 3), or by taxi (across from well-known Eunma Apt). Led by Rev. Joshua Cho (expat Korean-American), email:, cell: 010-4101-5492. Our service is traditional, and our preaching is expositional and Christ-centered.

Seoul Union Church
Worship with the English-speaking community: 9:30 a.m. Sunday school for all ages at 11 a.m. Located in Foreigner's Cemetery Park, north of the Yanghwa Bridge. An evangelical and international church. Call 02-333-7393 for Rev. Prince Charles.

Somang Presbyterian Church
English-language worship service "Voice of Hope" at 2 p.m. Sundays. English sunday school from 12:45 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. at basement 3-1 of Missionary Hall. Preacher, pastor Robert von Oeyen. Located in Shinsa-dong, Kangnam-gu. Call Mr.Lee at 011-412-2116 for more questions. (02-512-9191~6)

Onnuri English Ministry at Yangjae
Make us your home church away from home. 11 a.m. Service at the Onnuri Church Yangjae campus at Yangjae-dong 55, Seocho-gu, near Yangjae station (Line 3). Baby-sitting and Children's Sunday School provided. Call 02-570-7352 for Pastor Leo Rhee or Mail

Daeduk Hanbit Presbyterian Church
English Worship Service every Sunday at 12:15 p.m. (042-863-0725)

Christ Freedom Assembly Seoul
(Pentecostal Int'l Church) Worship with us and experience God's transformation. English worship service: Sunday 10 a.m Wednesday 7:30 p.m: Bible Study Friday 8:30 p.m: Prayer Meeting with Rev. Bill O Joshua Ph.D (010-8231-8729 070-7517-4951) Venue: Itaewon-dong 36-23 Behind Crown Hotel

Yongsan Chapel Community
Mass at Memorial Chapel (02-7915-8176) at 5 p.m. Saturdays and noon Sundays. South Post Chapel Mass at 9 a.m. and Catholic religious education at 10 a.m. Sundays. (02-7918-4044). Just a note that Mass times on post have changed. Mass on Sunday at South Post chapel is at 8 a.m. with religious education at 9:30 a.m.

Itaewon International Church
Contemporary Christian worship services in English language are available for all foreigners. Mass in English at 8 p.m Thursdays. The Church is located in Itaewon on Bogwangdong-gil. Call Pastor Roger Kim at 798-4008, 659-7779, (001)774-8291.

Iyewon Church
Mass in English at 3 p.m. Sundays. The Church is located in Deungchon-Dong, Gangseo-Gu. Call Ju, Dong Ho at 011-9040-8982, 02-798-4008

Shinil Church
2:00 p.m. Sunday English worship service with fellowship
4:00 p.m. Sunday Bible Study
8:00 p.m. Wednesday night praise and prayer
7:30 p.m. Friday night get together
Located by Yaksu station on lines 3 & 6, exit 3, turn right at Hana Bank.
Contact: Pastor Terry Cobban 02-2252-1155 (church),

Seventh-Day Adventist
English language service at SDA Language Institute in the Seoul Adventist Hospital compound Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. (Sabbath School) and 11 a.m. (church service). (02-964-6124) Service is also provided at the 121st Evacuation Hospital Chapel in Yongsan.

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
English-language worship service at the Cheongwoon-dong chapel (02-733-5894) near the Chahamun Tunnel commencing with sacrament meeting at 12:30 p.m. Call Corey Turner at (02)794-6930

The Community of JOY (in Daejeon City)
Our ministry is to the English speaking persons living in Daejeon Metropolitan City and surrounding areas. Our Sunday morning worship begins at 10 a.m. in the Siloam Center (Chung Nam First Methodist Church.) The style of worship is contemporary. Immediately following the worship, we have a time of refreshment & Adult Bible study follows. We are located in Tanbang-dong, Seo-gu -- situated less than a kilometer from the Lotte Department Store. For more information, call the church office: 042) 525-4900 or log onto:

Inter-denominational English language church for the international community in Incheon. Sunday services at 4.30pm in Jooan Methodist Church near to Jooan Station. Led by Pastor Stuart Read (016-9543-1415).

Worldwide Community Church
Location: Sam San Chil Dan Ji, Bupyeong Gu, Inchoen, close to Seoul and Bucheon. We welcome everyone to our English language service at 2:00 PM on Sundays. Everyone here is very friendly, and we want to meet you! Please visit our website for more info including directions:

Roman Catholic

Myongdong Cathedral
Weekday Mass in Korean at 6:30, 7 a.m. and 6, 6:30 p.m., Sunday Mass at 7, 9, 10 and 11 a.m., preceeded by confession in English. (02)774-3890

Seodaemun Catholic Church
English Mass at 12:00 noon every Sunday. For more information: (019) 645 1409. Seodaemun Catholic Church is located two blocks from Seodaemun Subway Station (line number 5) exit 2.

Hyewha-dong Catholic Church
Tagalog Mass every Sunday at 1:30 p.m. for Filipinos. (02)765-0870

Catholic International Parish of Seoul
Celebrates Mass in the Franciscan Chapel at Hannam-dong across from Hannam Village Apts. Pastor Vipporio Di Nardo and the entire parish community welcome you to attend our weekly celebrations. English Mass by Father Paolo Sundays at 9 and 11 a.m.; French Mass by Father Durand Saturdays at 6 p.m.; German Mass by Father Wilhelm Schulte sundays at 10 a.m.; and Italian/Spanish Mass Sundays at 11 a.m. Please confirm schedules at (02)793-2070.

Songbuk-dong Church
English Mass every Sunday at 10 a.m. (H.O Choi: (02)262-4273 / K.J.Lee: (02)729-4445

Yongsan Chapel Community
Mass at Memorial Chapel ((02)7915-8176) at 5 p.m. Saturdays and noon Sundays. South Post Chapel Mass at 9 a.m. and Catholic religious education at 10 a.m. Sundays. (02)7918-4044 Just a note that Mass times on post have changed. Mass on Sunday at South Post chapel is at 8am with religious education at 9:30am

Inchon Catholic International Community
English Mass at 4 p.m. Sundays by Father Raymond T. Sabio at the Inchon Cathedral in Tap-dong, Inchon. Everyone welcomed. For information, call 011-331-8312, (032)887-4312 or (032)765-6974

Ansan Won-gok Church
English and Tagalog Mass at 3 p.m. For information, call Ilkun's House at (034)499-7294/497-7151

Suwon Godeung-dong Church
English Mass at 4:30 p.m. for foreign workers. People of all nationalities are welcome. For information, call Emmaus at (031) 257-8501.

Songnam Songnam-dong Church
Mass for foreign workers at 12:30 p.m. For information, call Emmaus at (031) 257-8501.

Orthodox Church

Orthodox Church in Korea
St.Nicholas Cathedral in Ahyon-Dong, Mapo, Seoul, Sundays and Feasts, Divine Liturgy in Korean at 10 a.m. St. Maxim Chapel, Divine Liturgy in Slavonic, 1st and 3rd Sunday, at 10 a.m.; 2nd Sunday in English, 4th Sunday in Greek. ((02)365-3755)

Annunciation Orthodox Church
Located in Taechong-dong, Chung-gu, Pusan Divine Liturgy, at 10 a.m. Sundays and vespers at 5 p.m. Saturdays.((051) 462-3819)


Jewish Services of EUSA
On the South Post of the Eighth U.S. Army base in Yongsan, in the Jewish Activities Center Building 4100, Fridays at 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. Call Larry Rosenberg at (02) 7913-3728.


Seoul International Zen Center
Meditation and Dharma talk Sunday at 1:00 p.m. Instructions are given in English. Located at Hwagyesa Temple, Suyuri, Seoul. Call (02)900-4326.

Lotus Lantern Int'l Buddhist Center
Located in Sokyok-dong, Chongno-gu, the center offers Buddhism in English on Saturday at 5:30-7:00 p.m., Meditation on Thursdays at 7-8:30 p.m., and Sutra Class on Friday at 7-8:30 p.m. Call 02-735-5347.


Seoul Central Masjid
Juma Prayers in the Korean, Arabic and English languages at 1 p.m. Fridays. Weekdays five times daily - one hour and 20 minutes before sunrise, at 1 and 4 p.m., at sunset and one and a half hours after sunset - at the mosque in Hannam-dong, Yongsan. (02-794-7307)


Jehovah's Witnesses Seoul English Congregation
Meetings on Friday at 7:30 - 9:15 p.m. and Sunday at 2-3:45 p.m. The Kingdom Hall is on the fifth floor of the Hannam Building above the International Clinic across Cheil Communications building.

Hinduism: ISKCON Seoul temple
Darshan daily 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Aarti & kirtan, Sunday 2 p.m. to 8p.m. Bhagavd Gita classes in English, Hindhi, Korean followed by Maha Prasadam at Haebongchon (near Itaewon), For directions and more details (010-2448-6441)

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