Myeong Dong Cathedral
: This Cathderal was constructed by Rev. Coat who was one
of priest of Paris Foreign Missions This was the first parish
and also the first Cathedral in Korea.
estimate was owned by our ancient KIM Beom Woo and donated
by himself for the purpose of church construction. This
gothic style church was nominated our Historical No. 258 by the
our government. The Saint of this cathedral is St. Mary of the
Yong San :
Here is the tomb of Most Rev. Bruguiere who was the first
ordinary of Seoul diocese. Most Rev. Buguiere was nominated
the first ordinary of Chosun diocese, he could not enter
into Korea. He was dead at Piliku near the Peiching on
his way to Korea.
Sae Nam Teo:
One of the most important memorial of Korean Martyrs' The
first catholic father from china, Rev. CHU Moon Mo was martyred
here in 1801.
In 1839, Rev. Chustan, Most Rev. Imbert
who was the 2nd ordinary of Chosun diocese, was marttyred here
also. In 1846, the first korean catholic father Andrew KIM
Dae Kun with thousand laymen & women martyered here.
In 1866, Most Rev. Berneux
with 6 Paris Foreign Missions Priests was martyed with
laymen & women. This place was the military training
court at that time of LEE-dynasty.
Jeoldusan Martyer's Memorial Musium:
(JeolduSan means mount of Head Cut) This
church was built in 1966 on the anniversary of 100years of Byung-In persecution
in 1866. At the end of Lee-Dynasty more than 10,000 laymen-women was
died here without judgement only the cause of catholic.
we have Catholic Memorial Museum with many letters books, implements
of purnishment and status of martyrs. Also here
is the tombs of Ota Julia and Ibaraki who was martyred in Japan.
Cheon Jim Am : This
is the most important memorial place not only Korea but
also whole catholics in the world. Since 1779, our ancestries
of catholic studied the theory philosophy dogma of catholic
themselves without instruction from foreign priest. It
was the seed of Korea cathoics.
and made rules for faith. At last, they decided to despatch one
delegate to Peiching. LEE Seung Hoon went to peiching and
baptized by Rev. Gramont, after back to Korea he baptized
to other friends.
Here are the tombs and memorial
buildings and convent.
Mi Ri Nae :
Here are the tombs of Rev. Andrew KIM and Bishop Fereol,
the first pastor of mirinae parish, and others. Vincent Lee
theft the dath of Rev. KIM from Sae nam the and burried here,
when he was only senteen years old.
CHUNGNAM PROVINCE :
Mae : Here
is the birth place of Rev. KIM His family moved from
here to Gol-Bae Village near Mirinae to avoid persecutions.
Sol Mae means mount of pinetree. At this
place thousand catholic was dead. The castle of Hae Mi was
judgement court and martyred place. Page