Tagged: germany

Visit of the Angels of Peace to Germany

  By Ann Kosco Schaffner, WFWP Germany From May 6th. to 7th. the German Women’s Federation for Peace held a Women’s Festival in the “Neumühle”, Bad Camberg. This time the Russian children’s ensemble “Angles of Peace” was invited to perform at this event. One day before on May 5th the children could have...

Germany: Second International Café

  By Josef Resch, UPF Germany The second International Café to be held this year took place on April 29, 2017 in the premises of UPF Gießen. This event was a further contribution to fostering peace by encouraging international understanding. Christine Sato from Austria and a great fan of Japan, introduced us to...

Germany: Easter Workshop 2017

  By Dominique Claus and Josephine Jensen, FFWPU Germany Knowing your destination. Letting others help you get up on your feet. Taking your first steps on your own. Falling, standing up and continuing to walk. This year’s Easter HARP Workshop was held under the motto “I can go the distance”, which took place...

Germany: UN-World Interfaith Harmony Week

UPF Event in Cooperation with the House of Religion in Stuttgart   By UPF Germany, Hubert Arnoldi A significant event to mark World Interfaith Harmony Week was held on February 5th 2017, in the hall of the Universal Peace Federation (UPF), which had been lovingly decorated for the occasion. Hubert Arnoldi, representative of...

Germany: Legacy of Love

German HARP Winter Workshop   By HARP Germany, Benedikt Jensen would like to share my experience as workshop director on this year’s winter workshop. It took place in Camberg Neumuehle, Germany from 27th December 2016 until 3rd January 2017. We were about 70 participants plus staff making a total of about 90 people....

Germany: Culture of Peace

  By FFWPU Germany, Robert Bentele A Culture of Peace, this was the topic of a seminar held by the Munich branch of the Family Federation for World Peace and Unification on Saturday 4 December 2016, and attended by 60 first and second generation members. One purpose was to help us to clarify...

Germany: The Attachment Theory – How Does Love work?

A UPF gathering on November 12, 2016 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany   By UPF Germany, Monika Kunde The family is still highly topical, even if some people have declared it to be an outdated model. This is clear from the results of the “Shell Youth Study 2015“, which conducted research into the...

Germany: Reading Our Lives Through the Principle

  By FFWPU Germany, Catriona Valenta About thirty Unificationists attended either all or part of a two-day seminar (November 26-27, 2016) which was held in Giessen entitled ‘Reading our Lives Through the Principle’. Our guest speaker was William Haines, Director of Education in the UK, who has given this seminar to a variety...

Germany: Why is marriage and family important and desirable?

  By UPF Germany, Christiann Hausmann UPF Stuttgart dedicated its October meeting (On October 16, 2016) to the topic of marriage and the family because it is a topic of current interest. More precisely we considered the question: Why is marriage and family important and desirable? Or should we rather say: is this still...