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Romania: CARP Discusses Siblings and Friends

Prepared by CARP Romania On March 1, 2019, we organized Open Event at Romania CARP center. This time the topic was ‘Sibling’s Love and Friendship’. This is the 3rd series of program about ‘True Family Value’. We are organizing this program once in 2 weeks in order to share the True Family Value....

Netherlands: Discussing the Special Relationship between two Nations

  Discussing the Special Relationship between The Netherlands and Suriname By Hans Campman, UPF Netherland On Saturday 2 March 2019, UPF/WFWP organized a Lunch Meeting with the theme “Discussing the Special Relationship between The Netherlands and Surinam” in Amsterdam. The focus was on the special interreligious cohesion in Surinam where different religions are...

Insights from the Bible for a Scripture of True Parents

The Blog of Unification Theological Seminary   By Andrew Wilson (March 18, 2019) Dr. Andrew Wilson (UTS Class of 1978) is Professor of Scriptural Studies at Unification Theological Seminary. He edited World Scripture: A Comparative Anthology of Sacred Texts and World Scripture and the Teachings of Sun Myung Moon.   I recently returned...

Brazil: Prayer Breakfast with Religious Leaders

  Prepared by AIPD Brazil As a first meeting of Interfaith Association for Peace and Development we have the idea of starting with the heads of the congregation or with the independent churches and also the mosque leaders and as a first meeting the title that peace comes through  the harmony of the...

Malaysia: The First Level 3 Blessing Workshop in Asia

  Prepared by FFWPU Malaysia Blessed Family Department organized a Level 3 Blessing Workshop for 1st gen couples and 2nd matched and blessed couples, the very first of its kind in Asia on February 22 – 24, 2019 Malaysia. There were 45 participants altogether (18 couples and 9 individuals) who attended with their...

Russia: Buddhist Clan Ceremony and Blessing

Prepared by FFWPU Russia On Sunday, February 24, 2019, one hundred twenty ethnic Kalmyks gathered in the Moscow Peace Embassy for a Buddhist purification ceremony followed by a Unificationist Marriage Blessing Ceremony. The Buddhist Lama Sanal conducted the rite of purification of karma—ridding the family of the consequences of their ancestors’ mistakes. The...

Russia: “Children Are Angels of Peace” Festival

  Prepared by WFWP Russia Women’s Federation for World Peace (WFWP) of Russia held its third intercultural and interreligious children’s festival “Children Are Angels of Peace” on February 23, 2019, in the Peace Embassy in Moscow. The festival brings together children of different nationalities and religions to promote peace and intercultural harmony, inspiring...

Romania: Youth and CARP Members Meeting

  Prepared by CARP Romania The weekly Hoon Dok Hae meeting of CARP-Romania on Friday, February 22, had the theme “The Power of Saying Sorry.” Fourteen guests came to the open discussion in the Peace Center in Bucharest, together with the visiting STF team and Romanian brothers and sisters. It was a very...

Russia: Celebration of International Mother Language Day

  Prepared by FFWPU Russia A program devoted to International Mother Language Day was held on February 21 in the Sverdlovsk Regional International Library in Yekaterinburg, Russia. The event, held under the theme “The Language of the People is the Color of Their Entire Spiritual Life,” was attended by our brothers and sisters,...

Lithuania: Second Generation HJ Winter Workshop

  Prepared by FFWPU Lithuania Starting with the nation’s Independence Day on February 16, Lithuanian schools had their winter holidays, and we organized a workshop for Second Generation during this week, from February 19 to 22, 2019 The theme of the workshop was “True Parents Are My Parents.” We asked the neighboring countries,...