Thousands of Unification Church members got married in a mass wedding in South Korea on Sunday – the first since the death of their “messiah” and controversial church founder Sun Myung-moon.Thursday, 29 August, 2013, 4:13am
The youngest son and successor to Sun Myung Moon had a tearful reunion with his North Korean aunt as they mourned the death of the Unification Church founder in Pyongyang, a church official said.9 Sep 2012 - 4:06am
The death of Sun Myung Moon robs his Unification Church of the glue that sustained its global following as a cohesive religious and financial force even as membership dwindled from its 1980s peak, analysts say.5 Sep 2012 - 2:56am
Members of the controversial Unification Church, famed for its mass weddings, were in mourning yesterday after the death of its founder, Sun Myung Moon.
Moon, the self-styled messiah from South Korea who built a business empire spanning cars to sushi, was taken to hospital with complications from pneumonia more than two weeks ago.4 Sep 2012 - 3:11am
The Reverend Sun Myung-moon was a self-proclaimed messiah who built a global business empire. He called both North Korean leaders and American presidents his friends, but spent time in prisons in both countries. His followers around the world cherished him, while his detractors accused him of brainwashing recruits and extracting money from worshippers.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am