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Dr. Syngman Rhee
President of the National Council of Churches USA, 1992-1993

Presbyterian Church (USA)

"In a sense I was agonizing, 'Why do the good people have to suffer this kind of death and evil seems to prosper?' A small, quiet voice came to my heart, saying, 'Shouldn't you follow your father's footsteps in order to continue that ministry that your father was unable to complete because of his death at the age of 49?'"

-- Dr. Syngman Rhee on the death of his father in South Korea

When Rhee was president:

■ Official end of the Cold War

Rodney King verdict

Cult compound in Waco, Texas, raided and burned

World Trade Center bombed

Use of the Internet grows exponentially

Syngman Rhee



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