This Week In Our History: True Father Meets President Dwight D. Eisenhower

In this week’s look at our history, we remember when Rev. Sun Myung Moon met the 34th President of the United States, Dwight D. Eisenhower, on June 25th, 1965. True Father met for 45 minutes with former U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower at his Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, office as part of his first world tour.  He […]

This Week In Our History: True Father On Cover Of Newsweek International

In this week’s look at our history, we bring to mind Newsweek International‘s interview with Rev. Sun Myung Moon which took place on June 14, 1976. True Father granted an interview to Newsweek International’s Executive Editor, Richard Z. Chesnoff, and General Editor, Andrew Nagorski. Excerpts from their three-hour conversation were published as part of a cover story on […]

This Week In Our History: Yankee Stadium Rally

In this week’s look at our history, we look back on the iconic Yankee Stadium Rally which took place on June 1, 1976. Almost fifty years ago, True Father made an urgent appeal to America to turn back to God. Yankee Stadium was the first of two major rallies held in 1976 as part of […]

This Week In Our History: The Passing Of Lady Margaret Thatcher

This Week In Our History we recognise the passing of Lady Margaret Thatcher, the former Prime Minister Of The U.K., who was a friend of the Unification Movement. Former U.K. Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher (1925-2013) was a friend of the Unification Movement. In 2007, on the 25th anniversary of The Washington Times, she sent a warm […]

This Week In Our History: True Father’s Autobiography Published

In this week’s look at our history, we recall the publication of True Father’s autobiography: “As A Peace-Loving Global Citizen”. The idea of publishing True Father’s autobiography, As a Peace-Loving Global Citizen, was first proposed by the Gimm-Young Publishing Company, a leading Korean publisher. Its president, Ms. Pak Eun-ju, a practicing Buddhist, approached the church in 2008 […]

This Week In Our History: True Father’s Meeting With President Nixon

In this week’s look back at our history, we take a look at True Father’s meeting with the 37th President of the United States: Richard Nixon. The “Watergate Crisis” gripped the United States following exposure of the White House’s involvement with a break-in at the Democratic Party’s campaign headquarters during the 1972 presidential election. Rev. […]

This Week In Our History: The 1,275 International Couple Blessing

As we well and truly move into 2022, we would like to introduce a new article series titled “This Week In Our History”, where we look back on significant events in the history of our movement. We begin this new series by taking a look back on the 1,275 International Couple Blessing, which was held […]