Religion: This picture shows Christian Koreans at Church praying. In the early 1900s only 1% of Christians lived in South Korea, now there are over 30% South Koreans that are Christian. Christianity has grown rapidly over the past century. There are also more than just Korean people living in South Korea so there is more than just 30% of people that are Christian in South Korea. There are also 71% of South Korea people that live in the United States that say that they are Christian.
Elizabeth Jolene, a 33-year-old lawyer from South Korea, attended her mother’s Baptist Church and then her father’s Catholic Congregation, but found more comfort praying on her own when she felt lonely and without purpose. She exercises during her lunch hour and often looks at nature when she feels a spiritual need.