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Austria: Divine Principle Workshop

By Elisabeth Cook, FFWPU Austria On April 1st, 2017 a 1-day Divine Principle workshop was held in Seebenstein, Austria. Guests were invited from the Providential Organizations FFWPU, WFWP and UPF. They could learn about the Ideal, the Fall and the Blessing, including a testimony about the life of a Blessed family: A child...

Austria: Global Ethic Conferences

  Prepared by UPF Austria The Peace Academy Linz and Universal Peace Federation Upper Austria hosted three events on the theme: What connects the religions of the world? The former Catholic ecumenical theologian Hans Küng initiated the idea of a Global Ethic. In his book, he recognizes and describes that the ethic principles...

Austria: Heavenly Tribal Messiah Workshop

  by Elisabeth Cook, FFWPU Austria More than 30 members of the Family Federation gathered on March 18th, 2017 in Vienna for the Tribal Messiahs’ workshop conducted by Dr. Wolfgang Czerny and Kurt Sattlberger. After a general introduction all participants were asked to write down their own experiences concerning tribal messiahship activities and...

The Unification Movement in Upper Austria Goes Mainstream

  By Peter Zoehrer, FFWPU Austria, (Vienna, Austria, March 4. .2017)   The regional government of Upper Austria has just published a remarkable brochure, featuring, amongst other religious groups, the Unification Community. This has been a direct consequence of the national recognition of the “Unification Church of Austria” as a confessional community (June...

Austria: One Day Divine Principle Workshop

  By CARP Vienna, Jennifer Businaro & Akio Friesacher On the 4th of February 2017, as a conclusion of the CARP outreach activities during this past semester, we held a 1-day Divine Principle workshop. As a tool for outreach we have been using the “STEP UP lectures” from America of developing our character...

Austria: World Interfaith Harmony Week

Toward Peace and Reconciliation in Conflict Zones – The Role of Religions   By UPF Austria We organized a conference on the theme of “Toward Peace and Reconciliation in Conflict Zones – The Role of Religions” at UN office in Viena on January 27, 2017. The conference was attended by 200 participants including...

Austria: World Peace Blessing

  By FFWPU Austria, Elisabeth Cook On Sunday, January 22nd, 2017 FFWPU Vienna hosted a World Peace Blessing Ceremony. Three couples and one lady whose husband has already ascended to the Spirit world were blessed. Around 60 members of the Vienna church attended the event and contributed to its beautiful atmosphere. Two of...

Italy: Christmas Festival in Rome

  By FFWPU Italy, Elisabetta Cali FPWU Rome, organized a special festival to convey True Parents’ love from Jesus to its members and guests. We do it every year, as a chance to explain the Principle’s view on the messiah and testify about True Parents. Several families, with their children attended the event,...

Austria: Christmas Celebration

  By WFWP Austria The Austrian WFWP was the initiator and main force behind the Christmas celebration of this year.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      We were so happy to be able to invite the newly founded “Vienna Peace Choir”! This choir had existed many years ago, but then ended. In autumn of this year choir leader Wolfgang...

CARP Outreach in Vienna

  By CARP Austria, Jenny B. and Akio F. After the European Leaders meeting in Prague in March 2016, Nina Urbonya, the liaison from CARP USA followed an invitation to Vienna to create a connection with Carp Austria. Besides presenting the activities of CARP USA, Nina also introduced the “Step Up” program, a...