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Germany: Following True Parents for over 40 Years

Frankfurt Community honours its long-standing members Frankfurt, Germany, 18. January 2015     FFWPU Germany, by Claus Dubisz: Frankfurt community honored those members, who completed 40 years and more of attending True Parents in their life during good times and bad times as well. By walking the path of sacrifice and perseverance they...

France: Witnessing to Catholic Students

FFWPU France, by Régis and Georges MARION: It’s been one year since I decided to go every Wednesday evening to a Catholic chaplaincy with a Catholic friend in Roubaix (France). Ever since then, those moments of sharing and discussion with other students and priests were experiences that helped me understand more where I,...

The Toru Goto Case in Japan: Abducted and confined for over 12 years

FFWPU Europe: The article about the case of Toru Goto has been published in THE PARLIAMENT MAGAZINE, both paper and online version. On the cover page is the picture of the President of the European Parliament, Martin Schulz.The Parliament Magazine is distributed in all the EU offices in Brussels and through bookshops. On 13th November 2014,...

A Unification Saint is Laid to Rest

  FFWPU USA, January 24, 2015 – Chicago: The SeongHwa (ascension) of Rev. Reiner Vincenz, held at the Wyndham Garden Schaumburg Chicago Northwest Hotel in Schaumburg, IL on Saturday, January 24th 2015, was a joyful and victorious celebration of a life well lived in the service of God and True Parents. Almost 300...

Kosovo: Ambassadors for Peace Honor Ancestors in a Special Ceremony

UPF Albania , by Sokol Rexhepi, Pristina: On Tuesday afternoon, January 13, at a central hotel in Pristina, the capital of Kosova, UPF and Family Federation Kosova held a ceremony to honor and remember the ancestors of the country. The spiritual meaning of this activity was that of a songhwa ceremony, one which...

Let’s beginn the New Year with Courage and Conviction

FFWPU Germany, by Werner Fehlberg and Fritz Piepenburg, Neu Mühle, Bad Camberg, Germany, January 10. – 11. 2015:  Some 50 leaders from all 10 communities in Germany arrived at our Seminar House Neumuehle on January 10 and 11. Almost half of the participants were young people, who also led through the program. In his welcoming...

All European Members Honor You!

Message of Appreciation and Condolence for the Seonghwa Ceremony of Rev. Reiner Vincenz from Rev. Young Shik An, representing FFWPU Europe Our dear elder brother Rev. Reiner Vincenz, on behalf of all European Family Federation members, I would like to express our sincere appreciation for the devotion you displayed throughout your 50 years of filial...

Mongolia: Forums for Peace

FFWPU Mongolia: In Mongolia, we regularly hold Forums for Peace. This year it was held on December 13, 2014.  In  addition,  we  had  a workshop  where  3  members  reported  on  the  further development of the Universal Peace Federation and reported on their own work. We understand each other well, and our work goes...

Kazakhstan: 2-days Divine Principle Seminars

FFWPU Kazakhstan: This month we decided to focus on reading Divine Principle lectures, as a Jeong Seong condition. Every day, in the Peace Embassy of Almaty, from 9 am till 6 pm, one by one, we were giving lectures at the 1-day and 2- days DP seminar to the spiritual world. A lot...

Belarus: 2-Day Workshop

FFWPU Belarus: Two-day Divine Principle training workshop for core members was held on December 13-14 in Belarus. The half of 25 participants was elder children of the second generation for whom it was the first experience to learn the teaching of True Parents together with adult members. On December 15, a Christmas program-congratulation...