Tagged: Czech republic

Czech Republic: Meeting with the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea

  By Juraj Lajda, UPF Czech Republic On occassion of the 100th aniversary of the Independence movement which took place March 1, 1919 in Seoul, the Czech UPF chapter convened a special meeting and discussion with the ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Czech Republic. This event took place in the Peace...

Czech Republic: Easter 5 Day Divine Principle Workshop

  By Eva Pejkofski, FFWPU Czech Republic We held Easter 5day Divine Principle workshop, held at Prague headquarters on April 18 to 22, 2019. It is an annual workshop, which have been organized always in the Easter time, and usually a lecturer from another country is invited as we held the workshop in...

Czech Republic: Peace Designer Workshop

By Jeong-hye Yeom, YSP Czech Republic On March 9, 2019, we had the official launching of Youth and Students for Peace with our first Peace Designer Workshop. The aim of this workshop was to bring different youth together and make them realize that they are capable of creating a project that could move...

Czech Republic: World Interfaith Harmony Week

By Juraj Lajda, UPF Czech Republic On February 4th, 2019 the Czech UPF chapter together with the Christian Community organized an interfaith gathering on the occasion of World Interfaith Harmony Week. The motto of the meeting was “Passing on the tradition and faith and the freedom of choice. ” After short welcoming speeches...

Czech Republic: Peace Blessing and Valentine Ball in Prague

Prepared by FFWPU Czech Republic  On the occasion of the national marriage week, the Czech Family Federation organized a Peace Blessing followed by a Valentine Ball on January 26, 2019 at the congress hall of the hotel Olsanka. Around 180 participants came. 37 couples and singles received the Peace Blessing. It started with...

Czech Republic: Blessing at a Catholic Church

By Martin Masner, FFWPU Czech Republic We were able to bless 10 couples during a Sunday mass at a Philippino-Czech church in Prague on January 6 2019. Together with the priest, we held this event during a normal Sunday mass – after the Eucharist. We offered the holy wine, the priest blessed them...

Czechoslovak HARP Winter Workshop

Focusing on movement beginnings in Czechoslovakia By Laurenc Klas, FFWPU Czech Republic At the end of the past year (from December 28 – January 1, 2019) HARP members from Slovakia and Czech Republic gathered in our seminar center in Lužná to conclude the year together. In Slovakia, 2018 was a year of many...

Czech Republic: HARP Summer Workshop

  By Benjamin Lajda, HARP Czech Republic From the 30th June to the 7th of July, 2018, Czech HARP held its sixth annual summer workshop. Thirty-one Czech HARP members and a further ten participants from Slovakia and two brothers from Germany gathered in the beautiful Krkonoše mountain region in the north of the...

Czech Republic: Round Table Meeting in Parliament

  Prague, The Czech Republic, May 11, 2018 Topic: Agreement of the European Council on the prevention and fight against the violence against women and domestic violence (Istanbul protocol)   By Juraj Lajda, UPF Czech Republic The roundtable was initiated by the former MP Nina Nováková under the auspices of H.E. Pavla Golasowska,...

Czech Republic: Inauguration of New Witnessing Center In Prague

  Prepared by FFWPU Czech Republic On Sunday November 5th, 2017, we held the inauguration of our new witnessing center in Prague. The young people are very inspired by its location right next to the largest university campus in the city. Through our witnessing activities we want to bring joy and comfort to...