Prof. Young-Dong KimProfessor of Missiology

    Research Profile

    Korean Christianity and Shamanism, Holistic Mission, Mission in Asia, New Movement of Asian Religion and Christian Mission, Korean Missiology, Mission and Art, Mission and Spirituality, Life and Peace in Religious Dialogue

    Teaching Profile

    Introduction of Missiology, Stduy on Intercultural Mission, Mission and Cultural Anthropology, Contemporary  Missiology, Study on the World Religions, Research Method on Missiology

    1998-2001 Missionary (Professor of Missiology, Great Commission Theological College (STTAA), Jakarta, Indonesia
    2001-Present Professor of Missiology, Presbyterian University and Theological Seminary
    July 24-25, 30-August 1, 2014; July 27-August 7, 2015; July 20-31, 2016 Intensive course, Sydney College of Divinity, Australia

    Selected Publications


    Der Schamanismus und das Christentum in Korea (Dissertation for the Humboldt Unversität zu Berlin, Germany). Verlag an der Lottbeck, 1993


    Church Revitalizing Missiology (Korean). Seoul: PCTS Press, 1993

    “Mission als Ausdruck der Selbständigkeit (Korea),” in Zeitschrift für Mission Jg. XX Heft 4 (1994), 199-203

    Missiology Reclaiming the Church(2003) (Korean)

    “Mission Theology in Dialogue with the Fourth World,” in Eds. Jürgen Thiesbonenkamp, Helgard Cochois, Umwege und Weggefährten: Festschrift für Heinrich Balz zum 65. Geburtstag, Neuendettelsau: Erlanger Verlag für Mission und Ökumene, 2003, 423-439

    Life Revitalizing Missiology (Korean). Seoul: PCTS Press, 2013

    “A Study on Outline and Orientation of the Public Mission Theology,” Korea Presbyterian Journal of Theology Vol. 46 No. 2 (2014. 6), 297-322

    Friendship mission meet Passion (Korean). Seoul: Kenosis, 2019

    Truth, Goodness, and Beauty in Religions (Korean).. Seoul: PUTS Press, 2020

    Religious Pluralism and Evangelical Theology of Religions (Korean).. Seoul: Kenosis, 2020

    Life-Serving Integral Mission: Understanding and Prospective. Seoul: Kenosis, 2014

    oday’s Life Theology. Seoul: Institute of Life Theology, 2013

    How do we mission to North Korea? Seoul: Good Tidings, 2013

    Ecumenism A-Z: Essential Guidelines for the 10th WCC Busan Assembly. Seoul: The Christian Literature Society of Korea, 2012

    “Misiologi Transformasi yang Kontekstual dan Ekumenikal,” PAMBELUM: Jurnal Teologi Kontekstant 6 (2016. 6), 49-70 (Indonesian language)



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