Tagged: france

France: Interreligious Meeting in UNESCO

  Prepared by UPF France For the Third year, we attended the UNESCO Peace Conference in Paris on September 17-18, 2018. This meeting was on the topic of “Intercultural and Interreligious Dialogue and Education for World Peace, Harmony and Tolerance.” Buddhist Master Chin Kung, 92-year old, is promoting a lot education and religious...

France: Blessing Ceremony

By Jean Francois Moulinet, FFWPU France On Sunday, September 16, 2018, in Paris, we organized a small interfaith family festival Blessing celebration for a French- Japanese couple (who came with his parents and his sister’s couple) and two widows who wanted to receive the Blessing with their husbands in spirit world. First, a...

France: Introduction to YSP

  By Sungmin Barje, YSP France On Saturday 30th of June YSP- France organized its first event under the theme « peace continues with us ». The day started in the morning with some ice-breaking games to make the participants feel comfortable and get to know each other. Following a break, we had...

France: The Providential Victory in the World Cup

  by Edy Iversen, FFWPU Paris Yesterday in Paris it rained first thing in the morning after an incredible dry spell in France and I could feel spiritually something good was about to happen. Then at Church, we had a surprise guest, Rev. Hur, who was a special envoy to Monaco for over...

France: Summer Workshop for Young Blessed Children

  By Jean Francois Moulinet, FFWPU France On July 8, 2018, we held a one-day workshop for young blessed children and friends in Chamarande training center which brought together 25 – 30 children, started with a Sunday service for 2 groups, 3 years old and 4 years and older, (The Life God Wants...

France: Interreligious Conference in Paris

  by Jacques Marion, UPF France On June 2nd, 2018, UPF-France organized an interreligious meeting at its “Espace Barrault” office in Paris.  The gathering was intended to prepare for the inauguration of the Interreligious Association for Peace and Development (IAPD) to be held next September in Paris. The theme of the meeting was...

France: One Day Workshop

By Yves Massey, FFWPU France In the Paris Education Center, we have regular programs, cultural, spiritual, and Divine Principle lectures. We have many guests coming, some attending since longtime. So, we decided to organize this summer a 7 days workshop to really push these guests further in understanding True Parents and renew the...

France: Forum of Ploudaniel 2018

  Prepared by FFWPU France Since 28 years the “Forum of Ploudaniel” is organized in May in the small city of Ploudaniel (Brittany – West of France) with the aim to create connections between different cultures and farming communities. This time, the event took place on May 18-19, 2018. This year it had...

France: Family Values in a Multicultural Society

  Prepared by FFWPU France On May 18, 2018, we held a debate meeting with 25 participants. This gathering was part of the conferences and debates series on “Family Values in a Multicultural Society” with the topic “Migration, integration – living side by side or living together?”. Mr. Jacques Marion, president of UPF-France...

France: A Japanese Cultural Event

  Prepared by WFWP France On Saturday, May 19, 2018, a Japanese Cultural afternoon was organized at the Paris Education Center, Espace Barrault. The overall theme was “the family” as the General Assembly decided that 15 May of each year would mark the “International Day of Families”. We began with a few words...