UTS Presents Honorary Doctorates in Japan

FFWPU USA: Three Unificationists were awarded honorary doctorates from the Unification Theological Seminary (UTS) at a special ceremony held in Tokyo on September 30, 2014.

Dr. Richard Panzer, president of UTS, presented the doctorates to Eiji Tokuno, president of FFWPU Japan;  Chairman Yong Cheon Song of the National Blessed Families Association in Japan, and Gi-man Lee, director of Operations for FFWPU Japan, in honor of the Japanese Unification Church’s 55th anniversary.

True Parents were the first recipients of Honorary Doctorates from UTS. Other recipients include Bishop Abel Muzorewa, who served as Prime Minister of Zimbabwe, and Dr. Richard Rubenstein, the world-renowned scholar of the Holocaust, who has written about why he admires True Parents’ work from the perspective of someone of the Orthodox Jewish faith. Read More