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In the Face of Violence: A Call to Unity and Responsibility

UPF France, January 10 2015: On this day of national mourning, on behalf of the Universal Peace Federation, we pray for the 12 people killed in the Jan. 7 attack and for all the wounded. We express our deepest sympathy to the relatives of the victims. As French people and as human beings, their...

Forum in Paris on Human Rights, Responsibilities for Peace

UPF France, December 13, 2014: Commemorating Human Rights Day, UPF-France held a meeting on “Human Rights, Responsibilities for Peace: The Role of Civil Society in Peacebuilding.” The audience of about 80 participants who met on December 13, 2014, in Paris included Ambassadors for Peace and new guests. After an opening address introducing 2014...

Asian Conferences Inspire Educators

UPF Thailand, December 17 2014: UPF held two conferences for high school and college directors in Bangkok, Thailand, in late December. The Asian Leadership Peace Conferences, held on Dec. 17 to 21 and on Dec. 20 to 24, were a joint effort of UPF-Thailand and UPF-Nepal. The theme for both conferences was “Our...

Hope for Peaceful Nigerian Elections Seen in Unified Football

UPF Nigeria, Okpoma, Nigeria December 26 2014: Two archival Nigerian football clubs united into one as a demonstration of hope for upcoming national elections to be peaceful. The Peace Soccer Tournament for Peaceful Elections in Nigeria, organized by UPF-Nigeria, took place on Dec. 26, 2014, at Christ the King School in the village...

RYS Youth Restore Sri Lankan Hospital

  UPF: Fifty participants with a Religious Youth Service project renovated part of a Sri Lankan hospital from Dec. 6 to 12, 2014. Working with local villagers and health care professionals, the RYS participants went to work on the Preliminary Care Unit of the Kapugala Central Dispensary, replacing a ceiling that was in...

True Parents News: Weekly Update

PeaceTv: Weekly Update (January 10, 2015) Spanish   French  Korean  Japanese   True Parents News and Korean News 1. Welcoming festival for witness candidates in Las Vegas, and witnessing workshop closing ceremony 2. 2015 Beginning of the Year Prayer for Leaders of Providential Organizations 3. Special Convention for Korean Pastors 4. Special Workshops for Korean...

UPA Witnessing Team with True Parents in Las Vegas

UPA, by Lee Bok-jin: On the 5th of January 2015 at 1:20 PM (local time), the American witnessing team were given the glorious opportunity of meeting True Parents. After reporting on the 12-day holy ground pilgrimage and the preparations for the witnessing set to begin the next day, the witnessing team received words of...

Inauguration of UC Japan Vice Presidents

On 11.15 at 10 AM by heavenly calendar (January 5), the ceremony for inauguration of the Unification Church Japan vice president was held at the chapel room of the church headquarters. Former vice president Ken Sudo and Kikuko Suenaga resigned their post, and youth department director Tomihiro Tanaka was appointed as the new...

True Peace magazine January 2015 issue

English    Spanish     French    Korean    Japanese      PeaceTV:  Our January 2015 issue is now available. Notable in this issue is the script (translated from Korean and edited for reading in a magazine) of a documentary that appeared on MBC.net, a secular Korean news site, that gives a fine overview of Mother’s activities throughout 2014. Among...

FFWPU USA: The 2015 National Ministry Kickoff

FFWPU USA: The National Ministry kicked off 2015 with its first monthly meeting of the year in New York City. It was an opportunity to reflect on 2014, thank and acknowledge everyone’s great work and make preparations for 2015. Various departments presented reports on their past year. Dr. Bishop Kim, Continental Director for the...