Category: News

Italy: International Family Day

  Prepared by UPF Italy On the occasion of “International Family Day”, we held an evening program on May 16 2019 at the Civic Hall of the Municipality of Almè, province of Bergamo, with the sponsorship of the same Municipality. The theme for the event was “Family, Education and Wellness”. The WFWP Italy,...

USA: Interfaith Prayer Gathering in Colorado

“Even the smallest candle can illuminate the darkest corner”: Remembrance Gathering in Colorado   By Gale Alves, WFWP USA The National Day of Prayer, which falls on the first Thursday of May each year, is an annual observance that brings people of all faiths together. A local chapter of WFWP in Colorado, which...

Brazil: New Perspectives for a Society of Peace

  Prepared by WFWP Brazil We held an event in partnership with the UPF Brazil, at the Chamber of Congressman on May 16, 2019 with the theme Women Building a Stable Peace among Nations. We had 350 participant including the minister of justice and minister of the Family, 2 senators and 17 congressional...

Chile: Blessing of Marriage festival

  Prepared by WFWP Chile On Sunday May 5, 2019 WFWP Chile celebrated two activities in Easter Island. The first activity was held at the main Catholic Church in Easter Island. As part of the Catholic religious service that day, one of our main supporters in Easter Island, Maria Ika, was able to...

Angola: Hyojeong Cosmic Blessing Ceremony

Prepared by FFWPU Angola The Family Federation for World Peace has as its mission the substantiation of the ideal of God through the blessing of the sacred marriage from our beloved True Parents. To substantiat this as well as the victory of Vision 2020, FFPWU Angola held a blessing of marriage festival on...

Emerging Women’s Ministry

The Blog of Unification Theological Seminary   By Grace Selover Dr. Grace Selover (UTS Class of 1987) currently lives in Korea. She is a wife, mother and grandmother. She completed her doctor of ministry degree at SunHak Universal Peace Graduate University. This article is adapted from her dissertation on “Women’s Pastoral Leadership in...

USA: I Love You, And There Is Nothing You Can Do About It

  by various participants, WFWP USA On April 7th, 2019, WFWP participants of the West Coast Global Women’s Peace Network (GWPN) launching event and the Peace Starts With Me – Blessing America Rally in Los Angeles had the opportunity to share their experiences at a special breakfast meeting with International President Julia Moon....

Moldova: International Family Day

  By Sabina Nadejdin, FFWPU Moldova FFWPU Moldova in cooperation with Ialoveni District Council organized the district level conference entitled “Family and Community involved in Local Development” on May 15. About 75 people attended, including the vice president of the District Council, a village Mayor, Chief of General Directorate for Education of Ialoveni...

Slovakia: International Day of Families

  By Janja Rybarova, FFWPU Slovakia On May 15, 2019, on the occasion of the International Day of Families, FFWPU Slovakia held a lecture in Bratislava, which was entitled Why Fidelity Matters. It was the first lecture of the planned series of lectures to introduce the meaning of the Blessing to the public...

United Kingdom: Ministers’ Seminar

By June Darby, FFWPU UK We held a Ministers’ Seminar on May 11, 2019, teaching Principles of Peace with 12 Pastor attending. Pastor Carlo Zaccarelli taught the Principles of Creation and Rev. Isaac Ayani explained briefly the Fall and the Mission of Jesus as our time was shortened by late arrivals. We had...