Category: News

Italy: Cosmic Interreligious Blessing for Peace

By Sergio Coscia, FFWPU Italy The second Family and True Love Festival in the Torino Metropolitan Area in 2018 was organized in Collegno on May 20, 2018. We were invited to host the Festival, including a Cosmic and Interreligious Blessing Ceremony, by Luigi and Kazue Ventura, who were appointed as officiators for this...

Spain: Spirituality Workshop – Interreligious Series

    Espacio Ronda, Madrid, Spain, April and May, 2018 Prepared by UPF Spain First lecture: “The divine in the human”. Fran Quesada: Theologian, lecturer, coach and motivator. General Director and founder of the Punto de Encuentro Ministry with the aim of helping people to fulfill their purpose and know true love. He...

Austria: Interreligious Pentecost in Vienna

  By Elisabeth Cook, FFWPU Austria On Sunday, May 20, the Christian Pentecost holyday, UPF Austria hosted a Service for Unificationists and guests from other religions. Peter Haider, UPF president, started his sermon with a comparison to the Pentecost two thousand years ago and the Pentecost we experienced recently at True Mother’s visit...

Bulgaria: Celebrating the International Day of Families

Prepared by UPF Bulgaria We celebrated the International Day of Families in the Peace Embassy of Sofia on Sunday, 20 May. 10 new guests came, most of them from a literature club, where our sister, Rumiana Russeva is also a member. First Mihaela Sergeeva gave a lecture about our family ideal, then Edina...

Germany: Family Festival

  “Oasis of Love Christian Ministry” Church, Nuremberg, Germany, May 13, 2018 By Elisabeth Heil, FFWPU Germany Our Japanese sister Satoe Lunz first established connections with this church over ten years ago. We have very special memories of the many performances which their choir has given to support our activities – UPF seminars...

Austria: Bye bye Dinner for the Romanian Volunteer Team

  Prepared by FFWPU Austria On May 17, 2018, members of the second generation from Vienna prepared songs and a dance by Julia Wang, a professional dancer. An Afghan guest baked a beautiful cake, and Elisabeth Cook thanked the volunteers for their investment in Vienna. Jeonghye Yeom, European youth Envoy, served as MC....

Italy: An IAPP Member shares His Experiences

Senator Roberto Rampi shares his Experiences at a FFPWU-Milano and UPF Monza Gathering   By Renato Vallone, UPF Italy Promoted by FFWPU-Milan and the UPF chapter of Monza (a city located in the hinterland of Milan), a meeting was held on Sunday the 13th of May with Senator Roberto Rampi, who has attended...

Czech Republic: Round Table Meeting in Parliament

  Prague, The Czech Republic, May 11, 2018 Topic: Agreement of the European Council on the prevention and fight against the violence against women and domestic violence (Istanbul protocol)   By Juraj Lajda, UPF Czech Republic The roundtable was initiated by the former MP Nina Nováková under the auspices of H.E. Pavla Golasowska,...

Austria: Japanese Cultural Evening

Prepared by FFWPU Austria On the 8th of May 2018, the international youth groups which stayed in Vienna after True Mother’s visit, Middle East Youth Envoy (MEYE) and Sun Moon University, held a Japanese Cultural event for guests. They prepared a PPT presentation about Japan. After that they involved everybody actively in the...

Czech Republic: Service project – On the way to become True Owner

Prepared by CARP Czech Republic On May 11, 2018, we with YSP and UPA cadets took an opportunity to support local NGO that is for a long time protecting one of natural parks in Prague called Prokopské valley. This NGO is called “Society for protection of Prokopské valley”, it is managed by one...