Sun Myung Moon: A Life for Peace

A Celebration of the Life and Ministry of the Reverend Dr. Sun Myung Moon

When most people are asked what they know about Rev. Moon, it quickly emerges that much is not known beyond the image popular media has projected.;xNLx;;xNLx;Sun Myung Moon: A Life Fulfilled outlines the life and ministry of Rev. Moon both chronologically and in his own words. It reveals a man with astounding depth of heart and character, a man who became a major religious figure, in his own right, of the 20th century.;xNLx;We encourage you to follow this timeline, think carefully, and decide for yourself.

Imprisonment and Survival

Against the odds, Rev. Moon is one of the few to survive in the primitive conditions at Heungnam Prison.

Birthplace in North Korea

Rev. Moon’s birthplace in Sangsa-ri, North Pyeongan Province, now part of North Korea.

Meeting Jesus

Early Easter morning 1935, Jesus appears to Sun Myung Moon as prays in the Korean mountains.

Was Jesus' Mission Complete?

If Jesus is asking him to complete his mission, does that mean that Jesus’ mission was incomplete?

Unraveling the Mysteries of Scripture

Rev. Moon seeks to unravel the mysteries of life and human history.

Studying in Japan

Rev. Moon studies electrical engineering at Waseda University in Japan.

The Ministry Begins

The revelations from Jesus and the saints are systemized into The Divine Principle.

1946: Trouble In "The Jerusalem of the East"

The communist forces are suspicious of Rev. Moon's teachings.

The Korean War Begins

The Korean war starts as a civil war between North Korea and the Republic of Korea.

Founding a Church

The Holy Spirit Association for the Unification of World Christianity is founded in Seoul.

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