Tagged: belgium

Belgium: Songkran and Family Festival

  By Alan and Brigitte Sillitoe, UPF Belgium Thanks to Luxembourg members’ Erwin and Tomoko Franzen’s connection with the Thai Monk responsible in Waterloo for Belgium and Luxembourg since more than two decades, as well as his recent participation in various UPF programs and in a Blessing ceremony organized for us in Thailand,...

Belgium: Heavenly Tribal Messiah workshop

  by Aidan Cunningham, FFWPU Belgium On Saturday 9th December 2017, my wife, Colette, daughter, Corey and I put on a hometown 1-day Divine Principle workshop at our house in Tournai for six French speaking guests. Including new guests and members we were thirteen altogether to attend. I had been wishing and hoping...

Belgium: Second Generation at the European Parliament

By Jonathan Hoyte, UPF Europe On Tuesday 5th December, UPF Europe held an event at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium to discuss ‘Radicalisation and Violent Extremism in Europe: Focus on Prevention’ with guests and members of Parliament from different countries with a range of expert speakers on the topic. The violent radicalisation...

Belgium: Peace Road 2017

  By Hugo Veracx On August 20, 2017, Several brothers and sisters gathered at the Atomium, the main attraction of the 1958 World Exhibition in Brussels, Belgium. It symbolizes an elementary iron crystal enlarged 165 billion times. At the world exhibition, the first held after WW2, there was a strong will to safeguard...

Belgium: Purity Ceremony

  By Hugo Veracx and Alesia Bruffaerts, FFWPU Belgium On Saturday, the 20th of May we had what we called ‘the purity ceremony’ in the Belgium FFWPU headquarters.  Eight youngsters from Belgium, France and Holland participated. This was the culminating event after 6 months of preparation. During 6 months on a weekly basis...

Belgium: Nepal and Women Empowerment

  By Colette Cunningham, WFWP Belgium On June 24th, the Belgian Women’s Federation for World Peace had the pleasure of staging an event focusing on Nepal, the country renowned as being the roof of the world, at the Brussels UPF HQ. Among the thirty odd participants, the event was notably attended by the...

Belgium: Femmes au Secours de la Paix’s Project

  By Colette Cunningham, WFWP Begium On Saturday evening, March 25th, Women’s Federation for World Peace (WFWP) in Belgium held a presentation on ‘Femmes au Secours de la Paix’s Project in Senegal’ at the Belgium UPF headquarter. The presentation, was given by Mrs. Bénédicte Suzuki, North of France representative for the Women’s Federation...

Belgium: In Search of Meaning

  By WFWP Belgium On Saturday 3rd December 2016, Women’s Federation for World Peace in Belgium had the pleasure to welcome over 30 participants to a beautiful and poignant film screening and debate called ‘En Quête de Sens’ (In Search of Meaning) at our headquarters in Brussels. Nine of our guest participants were...

Belgium: Ceremony to Bestow the Four Great Holy Items of Cheon Il Guk

  By By FFWPU Belgium, Hugo Veracx A forty-day period of devotion and repentance over our past faith and lives, followed by a one-day workshop held on 23 October, culminated in the Ceremony to Bestow the Four Great Holy Items of CIG and the accompanying Holy Wine Ceremony, held on Sunday 31 October....

Peace Road 2016 in Belgium

By FFWPU Belgium, Hugo Veracx The Peace Road 2016 in Belgium started at Waterloo. Waterloo is well known as the place where the final battle between the French forces of Napoleon and the Anglo-led Allied forces took place in 1815. The Lion’s mound stands as memorial for this fierce battle which led to...