Lutheran Church in Korea, South Korea

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Planted by:

Rev. Dr. Deuk Chil Kwon on behalf of President Pastor Dr. Hyun Sub Um

Biblical Votum :

Psalms 118,17: " I shall not die, but I shall live, and recount the deeds of the Lord."

Tree species:

Fraxinus ornus - Flowering Ash

Planting in the Luther Garden :

On November 11th, 2012, during the 6th International Theological Seminar of the Lutheran World Federation, Pastor Dr. Deuk Chil Kwon, (reading the selected Bible verse), representing President Pastor Dr. Hyun Sub Um, planted a flowering ash tree on behalf of the Lutheran Church in Korea.

Planting the partner tree :

On April 26th, 2013, a Japanese pine tree was planted in front of the main building of Luther University in Yongin, South Korea, as the partner tree of the Lutheran Church in Korea. Taking part in the planting were: Church President Rev. Hyun-Sub Um, former Church President Pastor Hong-Ryul Lee, Co-Chairman Pastor Hyun-Gil Kang and Church Board Members Pastor Don-Heon Ahn, Pastor Eun-Seob Kim and Pastor Taek-Ju Hong.

Location of the tree :

This tree is located in the :
Luthergarten Andreasbreite
Location of the Luther Garden :
Between Wallstraße, Kurfürstenring (formerly Hallesche Straße) and Elbstraße
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