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“Busan, South Korea,” Liahona, October 2020

The Church Is Here

Busan, South Korea

Korea

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Busan is home to one of the 12 stakes in South Korea. A mission is headquartered in Busan. Here are some facts about the Church in South Korea:

88,418 members

100 congregations

12 stakes, 5 districts, 3 missions

18 family history centers

1 temple (Seoul)

1956

First official missionaries

1967

Book of Mormon first printed in Korean

1973

First stake created

1985

Seoul Temple dedicated

1991

One millionth copy of Book of Mormon in Korean

2020

South Korean choir joins in video for final hymn in April general conference