Tagged: spain

Spain: Centenary Exposition

By Artur Beshaj and Dulce Balil, FFWPU Spain We invited our friends, and guests and also put some posters in the streets. Around 40 people came, attracted by True Father´s picture. We gave all of them True Father´s autobiography in Spanish or in Catalan (as we translated and printed it recently), and also...

Spain: Planting some Heavenly Seeds

By Osamu & Mercedes Tomita, HFFWPU Spain In this autumn, we have been planting the heavenly seeds of True Father’s Centennial in different ways: In the Catholic Church, I went with a sister and together we visited a Catholic priest in a Convent, we gave him the Magazine about the Centennial and for...

Spain: The essence of true happiness from the perspective of global ethics

By Armando Lozano, UPF Spain Continuing with our series of interfaith presentations we had on November 16, 2020, a talk by Concha Barranco, a follower of Vietnamese Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh and National President of the Buddhist Interbeing Order. Over 30 people attended, many of them members of the Sangha (community) of...

Spain: Life and Work of Dolores Sopena

By Marcia de Abreu, FFWPU Spain The event on March 6, 2020, was planned in order to pay homage to the work of Dolores Sopeña, one of the first Spanish feminists, born in 1948 and passed in 1918. Two speakers were invited to share about Dolores Sopeña: the director of the Palace-birth place...

Spain: Blessing of Marriage

By Artur & Neta Beshaj, FFWPU Spain We held a Blessing of Marriage ceremony on March 1, 2020, in Ronda Barcelona with the theme “Blessing for peace”. We had about 40 participants, of which five were new guests, a couple invited by our brother from Andorra Luis Babi, a single person invited by...

Spain: Interreligious Event

By Marian Barnes, UPF Spain On January 18, 2020, we held in Marbella (Málaga, Spain) an interreligious meeting, “Meeting for Peace and Dialog: strenghtening ties among different paths”. This meeting was organized by the Universal Peace Federation and ANDECO. Karl Oppermann (my husband) and I founded ANDECO with the desire of supporting projects...

Spain: Peace Starts with Me

By Raimundo Fontinele and Conchita Garcia On January 11, 2020, our two blessed families living in Zaragoza invited Manuel Campillo from Madrid to give a lecture to some friends and couples who received Holy wine recently. “Peace starts with me, some keys for love and happiness”, 8 guests came and all together we...

Spain: HARP Winter Workshop

By Stefan Campillo Fette and the HARP Committee Thank God and the True Parents for being present with us during this workshop. Also thanks to the Committee formed by Alejandro López, Josué Navarro, Rubén Cabero, Daniel Temprado and Dajanna Aronés, without them this would not have been possible. The workshop began on December...

Spain: Blessing Ceremony

By Maryvonne Jamois, FFWPU Spain “The family, is the school of love”, was the title of the lecture given by our brother Manuel Campillo at the beginning of our blessing event in Madrid on November 30th, in an hotel in Madrid. Before the lecture we had two pieces of music by Ana María...

Spain: Blessed Families Workshop

By Maryvonne Jamois, FFWPU Spain We hold a two-day blessed family workshop on November 16 and 17, 2019 in Manantial del Corazon with great help of Franz and Patrizia from Italy, and the support of the European Blessed Family Department. In total 32 people attended, including Blessed Couples and future 1º Gen matching...