Category: News

German HARP Autumn Workshop Report

German HARP, Neumühle Training Centre, Germany, 25. – 30. October 2014: The two German HARP autumn workshops took place this year under the motto “PULL our environment- PUre Love Lifestyle”. In Germany, the school holidays are staggered, and so we could not have a national workshop, but the workshop in Bad Camberg, Neuemühle,...

Bridge of Peace, Czech Republic and Russia

  WFWP Czech Republic, Mrs. Marcela Rozehnalova – Prague, Czech Republic, 24. – 28. October 2014: When True Father was in Prague in 2005 he emphasized the need for more Czech- Russian couples. We only have three living in Czech Republic. The family situation of all of them is very difficult. We couldn’t...

World Café: My Faith and Global Citizenship

Youth UPF-Austria, (By Blerina Osmani): On Tuesday evening, October 14th, Youth UPF in Vienna came together to discuss about the role of religions in a pluralistic Europe and a globalized world. The moderator of the evening, Anja Weiskopf, gave a short introduction about the activities of UPF and a special greeting to the...

True Parents News: Weekly Update

PeaceTV: True Parents News 1. Inauguration of the Director of the Cheon Jeong Gung Museum and Special Gathering of Korean Leaders 2. Japan, 18th Chuwha Cultural Festival 3. Aewon, Volunteer Organization, “Sharing Briquettes of Love for a Warm Winter” Korean News 1. FFWPU-Korea President’s Nationwide Tour of Church Districts 2. UPF Korea Hosts...

“Unification Church members kidnapped and forced to convert in Japan constitutes a human rights violations, compensations must be paid”

The Tokyo High Court ruled in favor of the victims’ association Segye Times, Tokyo correspondent Yong-ch’ul Kim kimgija@segye.com   Published in Korea on November 14, 2014)   A ruling awarding large compensations to Unification Church members abducted and confined at home by family members for long periods of time and forced to convert to...

JAPAN: Abduction and confinement of a couple for forceful change of religion

– Criminal charges brought against a pastor of Kobe City By Willy Fautré, HRWF   Hiroshima, 17.11.2014 (HRWF)  – On 7th November, a couple living in Hiroshima City, who are members of the Unification Church, submitted a criminal charge to the West Hiroshima Police Station against a pastor from Kobe City and others...

JAPAN: A landmark court decision!

Kidnappers and deprogrammers to pay dozens of million yen for attempted forceful change of religion By Willy Fautré, HRWF Toru Goto’s case in a nutshell: Toru Goto confined by relatives for 12 years and 5 months for ‘deprogramming’ by an Evangelical pastor and another person Brother, sister-in-law and sister to pay 22 million...

Brunch at the Garden Inspires Young Adults

  FFWPU USA: Young adult Unificationists are itching to make a profound impact on the world, having inherited True Father’s strong vision to create a peaceful and God-centered society. Two months ago, at the National Memorial Service for the second anniversary of True Father’s Seonghwa, there was a young adult gathering to discuss...

Las Vegas family church hosted a community meeting

Las Vegas Family Church:  Friday, November 7th, church pastor, Reverend Ken Doo hosted a church community meeting in Cheong Hwa Gung’s church sanctuary. This meeting was held in order to discuss and share some methods that could be used to strengthen and inspire the growth of the church community. The meeting began with...

GPA Competition Workshop in Kansas, USA

Generation Peace Academy: GPA just completed our first workshop all together since Kick-Off finished in September! From November 9th to November 13th, all GPA participants, team leaders, and staff eagerly gathered at the Tall Oaks Conference Center in Linwood, Kansas to reflect and share upon their previous fundraising condition, and recharge to prepare...