The Reverend Gloria Yi accepted the call to Hope Presbyterian Church and began her ministry here in July 2018 as a Designated Pastor. She was installed as the permanent pastor on January 22, 2023.
Gloria was born in Seoul, South Korea, but lived in Asuncion, Paraguay and Sao Paola, Brazil until she was 12 years old. Her family settled in Philadelphia, PA. Gloria Yi received her BA in History and Spanish from Bryn Mawr College in 1996 and her MDiv from Princeton Theological Seminary in 2002 and was ordained in 2008.
“Ultimately my setting is a church that believes and models that life is best with Jesus and with Jesus we know how to do life best.” Andy Stanley