KRn Publishing House (Sijosa) / Signs of the Times Publishing House (Seoul, KR)

A publishing organization with its own printing facilities, operated by the Korean Union Mission at Seoul, Korea. It issues Seventh-day Adventist books and the following periodicals: Shi Jo (“Signs of the Times”); Kyo Hoi Chi Nam (“Church Compass”); Home and Health; senior, earliteen, and primary Sabbath school lesson quarterlies; and Sabbath School Helper . The publishing house was established in the spring of 1909, when a printshop was set up in one of the rooms of the three-room schoolhouse in Soonan. Its printing equipment included a George Washington handpress and a small font of type, a gift from the Japan Mission. The first publications produced there were the Sabbath school lesson quarterly and 18,000 copies of three tracts that had been translated into Korean. They were fo...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.

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South Korea