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Friday, October 3, 2014
FREE Download Oct 3rd - Unificationists: What They Believe
Have you heard of Moonies? Most have, but have you ever known one? Me either. I was contacted by writer and Unificationist, Nelson Mira, and asked to promote his work. I was pleased with the prospect and delighted to get a free copy of his book. I look forward to gaining a greater understanding of their beliefs, doctrines and practices. Like so many religious groups, I believe them to be misunderstood, ridiculed and pigeon-holed, but is it warranted? I hope to find out.
This unique work is FREE today, Friday Oct. 3rd. Please download and read about mass weddings, community service and more!
When you hear the news of “Moonies mass wedding,” where thousands of
people get married at the same time in the same location and some of
them meet for the very first time, what do you think? You might be
thinking, “What on earth? What are these people thinking?” I am sure
that those brides and bridegrooms were thinking that they made the right
choice. I guess the real questions to ask are, “What compels them to do
it?” and “What do they believe?”
Over the past decades, the
Unification Church has become a delightful recipe for cooking attractive
news, articles, and books. Many writers have feasted on their beliefs
and stories, judging them as cults and calling their teachings “most
This book gives you the writer's understanding of how
unique the church's basic teachings called the “Divine Principle” are
and show you the Divine Principle’s interpretations of the Bible in
comparison with conventional Christian interpretations.
Amazon 5 Star Review:
"A must if you want to know Unification Church teachings -- doesn't go deep but the main points are all there, in a very clear way."
More than just a church:
The Unification Church, also called the Family Federation for World
Peace and Unification, is a new religious movement founded in South
Korea in 1954 by the late Rev. Sun Myung Moon. Since its founding, the
church has expanded throughout the world with most members living in
East Asia. It has sponsored many organizations and projects over the
years including businesses, news media, projects in education and the
arts, service projects, interfaith events, and social activism.