Popular South Korean Pastor, Dr. David Yonggi Cho Dies At 85

Founder of the largest South Korean, Yoido Full Gospel Church, Dr. David Yonggi Cho is dead.


A press release by the Church, confirmed that, Dr. Cho died on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at Seoul hospital, in South Korea, after being treated for cerebral hemorrhage since 2020. He was aged 85.


While the Church will be receiving mourners starting from Wednesday, September 15, to Friday 17, 2021, Dr. Yonggi Cho will be buried on Saturday, 18 September, 2021 at the Osanri Choijashil Prayer Mountain cemetery after a funeral service scheduled for 8am at the Church’s sanctuary. He was survived by three sons.


Pastor Enoch Adeboye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God; and Prophet Joshua Iginla of Champions Royal Assembly, are some Nigerian preachers who have expressed their condolences.

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