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News February 7, 2018 posted by

Christianity and the Olympics: UMCSC college senior in Korea studying religion and the Games

By Jessica Brodie. One South Carolina United Methodist college senior is in South Korea this week exploring how Christian outreach is impacting the Olympic Games. Madeline Mulkey, a senior at the University of South Carolina, is spending 10 days (Feb. 7-17) at the Games to research the religious atmosphere of the Olympics and the various Christian groups that travel from around the world to be in ministry there. “People a lot of times perceive the Olympics as a secular event, but God is definitely working within the Games and the athletes and the people there; it’s just not a story that often gets told,” Mulkey said.

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Christianity and the Olympics: UMCSC college senior in Korea studying religion and the Games

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