Category: News

Central America: A Visit to Central American Integration System

  By Eliecer Araya, UPF Central America On November 28, 2017, Dr. Charles S. Yang met with the new Secretary General of SICA the Former President of Guatemala the Hon. Vinicio Cerezo Arevalo, the meeting was held in El Salvador in his office in the General Secretariat of the Central American Integration System...

DR Congo: Heavenly Tribal Messiah Workshop and Blessing Festival

by Paulin Lukali Lumbete, FFWPU DR Congo We held interfaith blessings for peace, during the period from November 25 to December 3, 2017 in different locations. Atelier le Palmier Ongd mobilized and blessed 180 couples in the villages of Mani and Nzundu-Kiduma in Kongo Central, as well as in Mount NGAFULA commune in...

Benin: First Successful Heavenly Tribal Messiahs

Prepared by FFWPU Benin On December 3, 2017 during our Sunday service, we had intorduced all our 7 couples who successfully finished their tribal messiah blessing.  They are as follow:   1- GUELI Serge and Romaine (30000 couples blessing) from Zogbodomey 2- Felix and Anne Marie (30000 couples blessing) from Abomey and Agbangnizoun...

Paraguay: WFWP Annual Meeting

  Prepared by WFWP Paraguay We held our annual meeting for this year on December 1, 2017.  The event began with 2 beautiful Paraguayan songs sung by 9 years old “Lupita”.  And Vice President of WFWP Paraguay Mrs. Tania Acosta, introduced our beautiful Prof. Agustina Aquino and Mrs. Reinalda Amarilla, active members of...

Ghana: Our Youth and Ambassadors for Peace

  By Marthe Whyte, FFWPU Ghana The first week of December was marked by few activities done especially in Accra. On November 29, 2017, UPF Ghana organized a meeting with the ambassadors of Peace at Noghahill hotel, in Accra with 12 participants. They creating a committee to help looking through the constitution of...

Bolivia: Peace Ambassador’s Seminar

  by David Pereyra, UPF Bolivia We organized a three-day seminar of the “Divine Principle” for peace ambassadors from November 24 to 26, 2017. This seminar was held in the town of Santiago de Huata, on the shores of Lake Titicaca (The highest navigable lake in the world) 12 Peace Ambassadors participated; among...

I Have an Issue with That!

  The Blog of Unification Theological Seminary   By Andrew Wilson 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.     The other night, I...

Heavenly Tribal Messiah Blessing Festivals in Congo Brazzaville

by Achille MOUANDA, FFWPU Congo 1. Our Heavenly Tribal Messiah team with 4 blessed families is working in different part of our nation to educate and bless people. This initiative has received support from Rev. Norbert Ndielle Moutsatsi, president of FFWPU Congo that has not hesitate to join US on the ground, especially...

Asian Leadership Conference

ALC with the theme “Providing Vision and Leadership for Nation-Building and Peace”   Prepared by UPF Asia Due to the need to quickly educate many VIPs, UPF Asia conducted a second Asian Leadership Conference (ALC) within the same month. 21 participants from 8 nations (Bangladesh, Cambodia, Kazakhstan, Korea, Mongolia, Philippines, Thailand and Uzbekistan)...

USA: 40th Anniversary of the Washington, D.C. Family Church

  Prepared by FFWPU USA On December 2, over 300 Unificationists and local dignitaries gathered at the historic Washington, D.C. Family Church to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the building’s dedication by True Parents, which took place on December 4, 1977. The Washington, D.C. Family Church is first national church building founded by...