Tagged: austria

Austria: Lectures about Eternal Life

By Barbara Grabner, UPF Austria Summertime is the period which I use to inspire people in my home village south of Salzburg. Early in July, I organized two lectures focusing on near-death-experiences and our preparation for life after death. The well-known lecturer and book author Johannes Stampf came from Vienna and gave two...

Austria: A Literature Concert

  By Maria Pammer, UPF Austria On June 25th, 2018 UPF-Upper Austria invited to a literature concert into the Upper Austrian Culture Quarter in Linz. The literature concert on the subject of “Europe – Identity and Future” was characterized by the World Refugee Day celebrated annually on June 20th since 2001. The texts...

Austria: Workshop on Education for Young Parents

  By Orlande Schenk, FFWPU Austria Last weekend from June 22 to 24 2018, many Young parents with their families gathered in the beautiful place of Seebenstein. We held a Workshop on the topic of education specially for younger children. Heidi Mayr who has 5 children on her own and who is a...

Austria: A symposium for churches, religious and confessional communities

  by Elisabeth Cook, FFWPU Austria The Institute for Practical Theology and Roman Law organized a symposium on the topic Contributions of the Churches and Religious Communities to Society and State At the University of Innsbruck, Austria, on June 11-12, 2018. This was the third time that two professors of the University of...

Austria: Hold a Festival and bless all the people

  By by Elisabeth Cook, FFWPU Austria This sentence was once said in a sermon by someone, and it inspired Petra and Jose Suarez to prepare a Blessing in their village of Göfis in the western part of Austria, near the Swiss border. Petra’s 50th birthday was coming up. In prayer she felt...

Peace Road Arnoldstein (AUT) – Tarvisio (IT) – Kranjska Gora (SLO)

  By Alfred Waldmann, UPF Austria The event had been planned and the route been decided about six months before the actual event when three members of the Universal Peace Federation representing the three countries, Austria, Slovenia and Italy met together in Celje (SLO). The motto of this Peace Road was decided as...

Austria: 1- Day Divine Principle Workshop

  By Elisabeth Cook, FFWPU Austria A 1 day divine principle workshop was held in Vienna on Saturday, May 26th. It was organized by the remaining youth missionaries of GMP (Global Missionary Program) from Sun Moon University, together with the Austrian CARP members. We were so happy to welcome 25 guests to the...

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...

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....

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...