Yongsaeng-gyo/Church of Eternal Life 永生教

Yongsaeng-gyo/Church of Eternal Life


崔順實父創永生教 陰謀論四起(2016年11月6日)。明報,取自 http://news.mingpao.com/pns/dailynews/web_tc/article/20161106/s00014/1478368701663

Choi’s late father was a controversial religious figure called Choi Tae-min, who was married six times, had multiple pseudonyms and set up his own cult-like group known as the Church of Eternal Life.

Trial opens of ‘Rasputin’ at heart of South Korea political crisis. (2016, December 19). The Guardian. Retrieved from https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/dec/19/choi-soon-sil-trial-rasputin-park-geun-hye

The exact name of the church established by the late Choi Tae-min in the 1970s is unclear, but research shows it’s more likely “Youngse-gyo” or Church of the Spirit World, rather than “Youngsaeng-gyo,” another name used by the media.

Choi, H. Y. (2016, November 8). Don’t call Choi Soon-sil a shaman, it’s disgrace to shamans. Korea Times. Retrieved from https://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/common/printpreview.asp?categoryCode=116&newsIdx=217758