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Peace Road 2015 in Haiti

FFWPU Haiti: From July 11 to 13 Haiti held the Peace Road. On the 12th from 9 a.m., at Port-au-Prince, the capital city under the slogan “Together for Peace in Haiti and the World” they departed on a 150-kilometer Peace Road tour. Including FFWPU members and Ambassadors for Peace, about 100 people participated...

Same-Sex Marriage: A Unificationist Response

  By Robert Beebe, July 13, 2015 The Blog of Unification Theological Seminary   Same-sex marriage is now the law of the land, thanks to the recent 5-4 ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court. Despite 30 states enshrining in their constitutions that marriage was the union of one man and one woman through...

Interfaith Peace Blessing Festival at Lam Plai Mat Thailand

  By FFWPU Thailand, Kamol Thananopavarn: Dr. Lek tribal group held Tribal Messiah Blessing in Buriram province from 6-14 July for 4 blessing in 4 districts of Buriram province. This comes from determination to restore 6 tribes for restoration of 430 families by coming 3rd year Seong Hwa memorial of True Father. Also,...

Nepal: Marriage Blessing in Buddhist Temple

By FFWPU Nepal, Rebert Kittle, July 11, 2015: In a rural village in southern Nepal, near the Indian border, 413 people participated in the “Marriage Rededication and Peace Blessing Ceremony” on July 11th. The program was held inside a Buddhist Temple. Among the guests attending the program in the village of Urlabari, 85...

Bearers of Hope in France

By FFWPU France,  Jean-Francois Moulinet: On Sunday, July 5th we held our Interreligious Service on the theme “Bearers of Hope” at a rented hall near our HQ. The service began with our music group creating a good atmosphere. Then, just before the sermons a Bible reading, Mt 5.13-16 (You are the salt of...

Luxembourg: Our Peace Walk

FFWPU Luxembourg, By Alan Sillitoe: Many people may be familiar with a certain number of people and places without being aware of their connection with Luxembourg or, indeed, knowing where Luxembourg is! During our Peace Road Tour 2015, we visited a number of these places under the theme of European Unity and with...

Peace Road 2015 in Netherlands

 FFWPU Netherlands, By Hans Campman, The Hague, The Netherlands: In Saturday, July 4, 2015 a “Great March for Peace” was held in The Hague, the seat of government in the Netherlands, and the capital city of the province of South Holland, the third-largest city of the Netherlands, after Amsterdam and Rotterdam, and internationally...

Lunch at the North Korean Embassy in Madrid

  By UPF Spain, Miguel Angel Lopez Valentin, June 5, 2015: I received one month ago an e-mail from our Ambassador of Peace, Dr. Alfonso Ojeda. He had visited the North Korean Ambassador in Madrid and he showed interest in meeting some members of the CEIC (Spanish Centre for Korean Research). Dr. Alfonso Ojeda is...

True Parents News: Weekly Update

Peace TV: June 11, 2015   English    Spanish    French    Korean    Japanese   Korea Leaders in Hoon Dok Hwe with True Mother July 9, 2015 at Cheon Jeong Gung  

Character Education for Primary and Secondary School Teachers in Nigeria

FFWPU-Nigeria, by Rev. Georges OGURIE: On June 20-22, 2015 an Introductory Training Workshop on Character Education for Primary and Secondary School Teachers was held at the Peace Embassy in Abuja, Nigeria. 50 participants from 16 schools in Nigeria attended. The workshop started with True Parents introductory video. Next, presentations were delivered. Rev George...