Fast Facts—Korea, Republic of
- 105,977—Ministers who teach the Bible
- 1 to 488—Ratio of Jehovah’s Witnesses to population
Book of Matthew Released in Chinese Sign Language
Record-Breaking Rainfall Wreaks Havoc on South Korea
Christian Neutrality in South Korea—History of Faith and Courage
Since 1953, young Korean men who are Jehovah’s Witnesses have been imprisoned for conscientious objection to military service. In February 2019, this changed. Learn what led up to this history-making occasion.
Jehovah’s Witnesses Commemorate 100 Years in Korea
SEOUL, Korea—November 2012 is a special month for the more than 100,000 Jehovah’s Witnesses in South Korea, as they are recognizing their 100th anniversary in the country.