“Its own peculiar way of serving heaven…”

Topics In Korean History Podcast show

Summary: The Jesuits arrive in China. Intellectual and spiritual treasons challenge the moral foundations of the Joseon Dynasty. Dramatis personae Paul Yun Ji-Chung and James Kwon Sang-yeon – Koreans first Christian martyrs Matteo Ricci – Jesuit missionary Ho Kyun – Korean emissary to the Ming The Wanli Emperor of the Ming Dynasty Yi Pyok – Early […]