” Matrimony passes on the tradition of your love to your descendants.”
“Marriage is more than a simple coming together of a man and woman. It is a precious ceremony of commitment to carry on God’s work of creation.
Sun Myung Moon, A Peace Loving Global Citizen, (Washington, DC.: The Washington Times Foundation, Inc., 2009), p. 207.
June 3, 2020
Dear Family Members,
Let us pray.
We are aware that there are many people hurting right now, tuning in to the heartbreaking social unrest around the country as a result of Mr. George Floyd’s inhumane death. It stirs up a lot of emotion and concern over our country. We pray for George and his family, and we also recognize that this senseless loss of life is a symbol of something even more fractious that still affects too many Americans today.
True Parents have spoken clearly about the sin of slavery and racism in America. It has caused untold anguish in the hearts of millions, and has hindered the work God is trying to accomplish. I am sure most of our family members might find it hard to relate to such evil because we don’t hold such thoughts within our own hearts, but we may find ourselves guilty of not recognizing that it is still afflicting so many of our dear brothers and sisters across this country. Underneath the explosion of protests we see, lies the pent up resentment from being mistreated and feeling unloved for too long. Even for those who feel it has nothing to do with them, it is heavenly if we find repentance stirring in our own hearts, because it is our brothers and sisters who are hurting.Continue reading “Letter from the FFWPU USA President: Response to the death of George Floyd”
“Marriage is the path by which a man and a woman become as one, create new life, and establish true love.”Continue reading “Marriage”
“Through marriage, a new future is created; societies are formed; nations are built. God’s world of peace is realised with married families at the centre. It is in the family that God’s Kingdom of Heaven is brought about.”Continue reading “Family and World Peace”
“The doors of love are designed by God and are to open only when the time is right. Parents need to teach this to their children.”
Sun Myung Moon, A Peace Loving Global Citizen, Washington, DC.: The Washington Times Foundation, Inc., 2009, p. 210
“The family is the point where God’s love can be connected to mankind. Therefore, the family becomes the base for the realisation of heaven.”Continue reading “Family and Heaven”