Category: News

Zambia: Service for Peace

  Prepared by WFWP Zambia The program on October 11, 2017, was a Service for Peace Project and it was a partnership between WFWP Africa and WFWP Zambia. It involved the Twikatane group of Soccer boys and girls who train and play soccer in a soccer field outside the FFWPU Twikatane Sausage factory....

USA: Remembering Dr. Kaplan, A Great Supporter of True Parents

  Prepared by FFWPU USA On September 27, one of True Parents’ most beloved supporters, who is also one of their deepest admirers, Dr. Morton A. Kaplan, passed away quietly in Chicago on the eve of Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year (5778) at 96 years of age. Dr. Kaplan was the Distinguished...

Czech Republic: Conference at the Prague Parliament

Inauguration of the International Association of Parliamentarians for Peace in the Czech Republic   By Juraj Lajda, UPF Czech Republic On Monday 9th October 2017, at the Czech Parliament in Prague, a conference was held under the auspices of Czech Parliamentarian Nina Nováková. Two projects were being launched: the new association “Central European...

The Origins of the Italian Unification Movement

  By Giuseppe Cali, FFWPU Italy On Sunday October 8th we held a special Sunday Service in Rome, based on testimonies about the beginning of the Unification Movement in Italy. Special guests to give their testimonies were: Franco and Giannina Ravaglioli, former National leaders of Italy, Elio D’Alberti, former National leader of Spain...

Slovakia: National Meeting

  By Miroslav Rybar, FFWPU Slovakia On the weekend 7th – 8th of October 2017 we held an annual national meeting of Slovak members in our workshop centre in Dunajska Luzna near Bratislava. We met on Saturday and listened to latest news and reports from Slovakia and abroad, especially from Korea. We shared...

Central African Republic: International Day of Peace

  Prepared by UPF Central African Republic On the occasion of celebration of the International Day of Peace with the theme “Together for Peace”, the Central Africa UPF organized a peace education workshop for the Church Cooperation Jesus Christ’s young ambassadors of MANDJA-OTTO in the 6th borough of Bangui on September 21, 2017....

Slovakia: History Lesson

    By Barbara Grabner, UPF Slovakia The 500th anniversary of Martin Luther´s posting of his theses is a splendid opportunity to explain the course of providential history during the 400 year period until 1917 when communism arose. We wished to introduce our founder´s view about that period which represents the culmination of...

Germany: 500 Years ago Luther, Today Us

  By Sigrun Botembe, UPF Germany On September 30, 2017, UPF members from Hamburg and Berlin, along with some guests met in the Berlin Baha‘í Community center and had a very enjoyable discussion about the Reformation as it was in the past and how it is today. Such was the interest stimulated by...

Germany: (New) Ways to God

  By Christian Haubold, UPF Germany To commemorate the ‘Luther Year’- 500 years after the Reformation- Christian Haubold, who teaches history and Protestant theology and is a member of Bonn UPF, gave a presentation on 17.09.2017 in Bad Gotesberg on the topic: 500 years later-what comes next, Mr. Luther? In 1517, Martin Luther...

True Parents’ News: Weekly Update (October 14, 2017)

  Prepared by PeaceTV Click on your preferred language to watch this weeks’ report: English    Spanish    Portuguese    French    Russian    Korean    Japanese   This week we cover: 1. Special Feature Japan, Kanagawa HJ Peace Loving Festival Peace Road Project 2. Global News Tribal Messiahship (Japan: Toyama Family Festival / Zambia: Welcome Dinner for Traditional...