Tagged: austria

Austria: Lecture about Angels and Demons in Hometown

  By Barbara Grabner, FFWPU Austria After participating in the ancestor liberation in January, the work and qualities of angels came often to my mind. I decided to hold a lecture about this topic during a visit in my home village near Salzburg at Easter time. Living 400 km distant, it is not...

Austria: Perspectives for Sustainable Peace in the Horn of Africa

By Peter Haider, UPF Austria On March 20th 2019, at the Vienna International Center (United Nations building) in Vienna, the Universal Peace Federation co-sponsored a conference on the theme: “Perspectives for Sustainable Peace and Development in the Horn of Africa”, which was organized by the permanent mission of Eritrea to the United Nations...

Austria: Interreligious and Intercultural Breakfast

  By Maria Pammer, UPF Austria On March 16th, 2019 inspired by the participation in two interreligious breakfasts which was conducted last year at UPF, Upper Austria the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints invited us to organize an interreligious breakfast together in their church in Linz, Upper Austria. The theme for...

Austria: Marriage Course

  By Josef Gundacker, FFWPU Austria On March 9, 2019, the marriage course enabled participants to spend time together as couples, to get to know each other better and to grow closer together. The meetings took place at eight afternoons in Seidengasse from the beginning of November. In a relaxed, family atmosphere, food...

Austria: 100th Anniversary of the Korean Independence Movement

Prepared by UPF Austria 70 guests attended on March 7th 2019 an evening organized by UPF-Austria in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Korean Independence Movement. Martin Putz, who had been studying Korean language and history at the University of Vienna during the last 2 years, gave a lecture on the historical...

Austria: Kalmyk Evening

  By Elisabeth Cook, FFWPU Austria On February 28th UPF Austria hosted a cultural event which was initiated by an association for cultural dialogue and cultural heritage of Eurasian indigenous peoples, KultEurasia. One of this groups are the Kalmyks, a Mongolian tribe which is located near the Caspian See in Russia. They are...

Austria: CARP Witnessing

  By Elisabeth Cook, FFWPU Austria On 14th February the first group of GMP missionaries from the Sun Moon University finished their witnessing time in Vienna and returned to Korea. They left behind 8 good guests who had attended 1-and 2- day DP workshops and many other programs. They are looked after by...

Austria: Leaders’ Meeting

  Prepared by FFWPU Austria On March 2-3, 2019 the Austrian community leaders, youth leaders and leaders of providential organisations gathered for a meeting. Those who attended the events in Korea around Foundation Day could share their experiences and impressions with them. On the morning of the first day Peter Zöhrer reported about...

Austria: World Interfaith Harmony Week

“Migration and Interreligious Understanding in the Age of Globalization” UPF Austria, Vienna International Centre (United Nations), February 1st 2019 by Heather Wokusch Commemorating World Interfaith Harmony Week 2019, the Universal Peace Federation (UPF) organized a conference on the theme of “Migration and Interreligious Understanding in the Age of Globalization”. The conference was attended...

Austria: HARP Workshop

  By Tanja Hirschmann, FFWPU Austria This time our HARP winter workshop held on December 28 2018 to January 3, 2019 in Gaflenz. The motto was “Let’s Elevate!” We had 19 participants and together with the staff, there were 30 people. The topics were: The Heart of True Mother: Suzuko Hirschmann Cultivating Loving...