Essentials of Unification Principle and World Peace; 1to6

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Published on December 31, 2016

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1. The Essentials of UnificationThe Essentials of Unification Principle and World PeacePrinciple and World Peace Part 1Part 1 Our relationship with GodOur relationship with God Living for the sake of othersLiving for the sake of others The family as the school of loveThe family as the school of love

2. How do we realise worldHow do we realise world peace?peace? • We must know God, His nature, principlesWe must know God, His nature, principles and purpose of creation.and purpose of creation. • God is good, but our world is full of conflictGod is good, but our world is full of conflict because we are ignorant of God and dobecause we are ignorant of God and do not resemble Him – we are selfish.not resemble Him – we are selfish. • Religion has the central role in overcomingReligion has the central role in overcoming our ignorance and transforming us fromour ignorance and transforming us from selfishness to living for God and others.selfishness to living for God and others.

3. Creator Origin/Cause Creation Effect Object Subject Parent Child resembles the parent God Human Beings All human beings originate in God and are made in His image. God is a God of heart and love and , a subject who wants to give love to an object. God needs an object in order to be able to give His love. He created us in His image so that we can be His partners in love, His children.Our love, life and ideals come from God, and we feel these are the most precious things because they are most precious to God. But God cannot have love, life and his ideal all by himself. He needs a reciprocal relationship with a partner of love. God created human beings as His object, His partner of love. To realise God’s purpose of creation we should fully reflect His nature by becoming a true human being, a person of heart and love, a child of God. The Relationship between God and Human BeingsThe Relationship between God and Human Beings

4. The Pair System –The Pair System – living for the sake of God and others.living for the sake of God and others. God Higher Purpose Object Partner Subject Partner Development Realise Purpose Centre/Purpose Interaction Outcome/Result Mind Man Parent Human Being Body Woman Child Environment God True Parents True Teachers True Leaders The centre of peace and harmony, God, is living for the sake of all His creation. To realise my value I must fulfil my purpose of existence by living for God and others

5. Life’s Three Fundamental GoalsLife’s Three Fundamental Goals God Mind Body True Person God Husband Wife Children God True Person Environment True Ownership True Family and Society Individual Peace Peace in Human Society Universal Peace True Parents True love True life True lineage

6. The Family is:The Family is: • The School of Love – nurturing heart andThe School of Love – nurturing heart and character, the primary training ground forcharacter, the primary training ground for relationships.relationships. • The School of Ethics – the basis of social norms.The School of Ethics – the basis of social norms. • The School for Good Citizens – empathy beginsThe School for Good Citizens – empathy begins with mother and infant, anti-social behaviourwith mother and infant, anti-social behaviour stems from family problems.stems from family problems. • The foundation for peace.The foundation for peace.

7. The Four Great LovesThe Four Great Loves God M F M FSon’s Love Brother’s Love Husband’s Love 1. Children’s Love 2. Brother’s/Sister’s Love 3. Conjugal Love 4. Parent’s Love Father’s Love Daughter’s Love Sister’s Love Wife’s Love Mother’s Love True Man True Woman The most important aspect of development is heart and emotion Infant - emotion Child - intellect Youth - will Settlement point of the Four Great Loves

8. The Central Point of First LoveThe Central Point of First Love 50% of God 50% of God The Sexual Relationship is sacred: • under God’s approval and blessing • God’s Palace of true love, life and lineage • the dwelling place of God WomanMan God M F God comes down to the central point where man and woman meet in love for God and each other. The Settlement Point of the Four Great Loves. A man’s sexual love belongs exclusively to his wife and a woman’s sexual love belongs exclusively to her husband. They are the precious gift of God, the source of true love, life and lineage.

9. Unmarried people should be committed to the ideal of unchanging love for their future spouse. Envision the benefits if each country educated its young people that the most precious thing is to keep their love pure for their eternal spouse.

10. No one can entirely shield young people from theNo one can entirely shield young people from the impact of TV, movies, concerts and the Internet.impact of TV, movies, concerts and the Internet. Instead we have to educate them to recognize the terrible results of free sex and false love, and the value of true love and good families.

11. As leaders standing in front of God, you can give a positive influence to your nation. Children hope to see their parents as an example of true love. The younger generation want to see leaders who live an exemplary life.

12. Father and Mother Moon have conducted marriage blessings for millions of couples since 1960, including couples from all races, religions and nations, both previously married couples, and newly engaged couples.

13. Part 2Part 2 Developing our heart and characterDeveloping our heart and character The principles of spiritual growthThe principles of spiritual growth We are both spiritual and physical beingsWe are both spiritual and physical beings The Spiritual WorldThe Spiritual World The Essentials of UnificationThe Essentials of Unification Principle and World PeacePrinciple and World Peace

14. Development of Heart andDevelopment of Heart and Character – Individual Peace.Character – Individual Peace. Heart Conscience Ideas Plans Actions My life of love and truth living for the sake of others God True Parents True Teachers True Leaders Mind Body True Person Heart – motivates true love. Seeks the joy of living for the sake of others. Conscience – guides true love. My innate sense of truth. The god in myself, which directs me towards the higher purpose. Love and truth Whole purpose Individual purpose Mind Body Subject Object

15. The Principles of Spiritual GrowthThe Principles of Spiritual Growth • Growth requires purposeful give and take action over a time period • We need love, guidance and example from true parents, teachers, leaders, elders • We must add our own responsibility to act in love and truth – live for the sake of others • Our heart and conscience centred on God guide our body • Our freedom exercised with responsibility enables us to participate in our own creation Formation stage Infancy Emotion Growth stage Childhood Intellect Completion stage Adolescence Will Birth Maturity of heart and character – resembling God God Mind Body True Person Mind and Body united in a life of love for God and others

16. Air & SunlightAir & Sunlight ++ Food & Water - Life Elements Love and Truth + Vitality Elements From my acts of love and truth - Physical World PhysicalPhysical SelfSelf Spiritual Self Spiritual World GodGod Spiritual Growth

17. Three Stages of Life Like dying Like dying SPIRIT WORLD final destination EARTH preparation of the spirit self WOMB preparation of the physical self Mother Unborn child Mind Spirit self Body Physical self Spirit Mind Spirit Body 40 weeks 80 years Eternity Physical life is the precious time to grow to maturity by a life lived for God and others

18. The tree and the fruit Elements from the physical World Fruit

19. The tree and the fruit Our deeds during earthly life Fruit Heart and Character The quality of our life and our destination in the spirit world depends on the quality of our life in the physical world

20. GodGod Spiritual Self 5 spiritual senses Physical SelfPhysical Self 5 physical senses5 physical senses Spiritual World eternal Physical World temporal Religious founders Saints and sages Ancestors Angels Matter, energy, Minerals, plants and animals A true person is a microcosm of the two worlds, a medium of harmony and exercises a dominion of love

21. Part 3Part 3 The Fall of Man – the startingThe Fall of Man – the starting point of evilpoint of evil The Essentials of UnificationThe Essentials of Unification Principle and World PeacePrinciple and World Peace

22. The Human ConditionThe Human Condition God Origin of Evil Struggle Contradiction Person of no value Good mind Heart and conscience Evil mind Selfish mind Subject Objective to God Subject Objective to Evil God Higher purpose Body Mind Subject Object Subject Object The purpose of religion – strengthen the mind to control the body Evil Person Evil Selfish purpose Mind True Person Body

23. Evil selfish purpose Mind Selfish Woman Evil selfish purpose Environment Selfish Family and Society Individual Conflict Conflict in Human Society Universal Conflict False Parents False love False life False lineage The expansion of evil Conflict between families tribes Races/cultures nationsindividuals Conflict within myself Body selfish individual selfish ownership Selfish Person selfish children Selfish Man Evil selfish purpose

24. We have original sin because the love of the first ancestors was not centered on God's blessing. They violated God's cosmic plan and hope. Because Adam and Eve failed their responsibility in love, human history began as a sinful history centered on Satan. They became false parents and initiated false love, false life and false lineage.

25. Our First Ancestors and theOur First Ancestors and the HumanHuman FallFall Evil selfish purpose Selfish Man Selfish Woman selfish children Selfish Family and Society False Parents False love False life False lineage Adam Eve Serpent = Satan “Fruit” = sexual love Selfish viewpoint Irresponsible Wrong dominion Multiplying evil

26. GodGod Spiritual Self 5 spiritual senses Physical SelfPhysical Self 5 physical senses5 physical senses Spiritual World eternal Physical World temporal Religious founders Saints and sages Ancestors Angels Matter, energy, Minerals, plants and animals A true person is a microcosm of the two worlds, a medium of harmony and exercises a dominion of love

27. Spiritual Self Physical Self, 5 senses.Physical Self, 5 senses. RIPRIP 5 senses “The day you eat of it you shall die.” Return to earth Spiritual World eternal Physical World temporal Spiritual growth to God Physical death Spiritual death The Death Caused by the Fall

28. Part 4Part 4 The Principles of RestorationThe Principles of Restoration The Essentials of UnificationThe Essentials of Unification Principle and World PeacePrinciple and World Peace

29. The Position ofThe Position of Fallen Human BeingsFallen Human Beings God Satan Good mind Heart and conscience Evil mind Selfish mind Objective to God Objective to Evil Self-denial Fasting, sexual abstinence Sacrificing myself for others Self-indulgence Greed, lust, laziness Sacrificing others for myself Human Respons-ability The role of religion: strengthen the mind (heart and conscience) to regain control over the body God’s word Love/truth Satan’s word False love Mind Body Fallen/selfish person

30. Human History from the Perspective ofHuman History from the Perspective of God’s ProvidenceGod’s Providence God’s Heart and Will = Unchanging/absolute = To realise the purpose of creation Selfish Family Society, World False Parents False love False life False lineage Adam Eve Serpent/ Satan God True Woman True Family, Society, World True Parents true love True life True lineage Adam Eve RESTORATION Human Responsibility Fulfilment of God’s will God’s responsibility + Human responsibility Religion has the central roleReligion has the central role in overcoming our ignorancein overcoming our ignorance and transforming us fromand transforming us from selfishnessselfishness to living for God and others.to living for God and others. True Man True children Evil selfish purpose Selfish Man Selfish Woman selfish children

31. The Purpose of ReligionThe Purpose of Religion 2. Growth2. Growth 1.Formation1.Formation 3. Completion3. Completion GodGod EveEveAdamAdam ChildrenChildren Salvation = Restoration Salvation = Restoration The role ofreligion The role ofreligion FallFall SatanSatan EveEveAdamAdam ChildrenChildren Adam + Eve GodGod EveEveAdamAdam ChildrenChildren Religion: Give God’s word/truth Selfish people: Accept – repent – change direction Selfish >>> for God and others Restoration through indemnity a reverse course - self-denial Restoring: 1. Love for God 2. Love for others Foundation to receive True Parents (Messiah = 2nd Adam) 1st Adam Jesus should have become True Parent

32. Human responsibility and restorationHuman responsibility and restoration throughthrough indemnityindemnity Fulfilment of God’s will God’s responsibility + Human responsibility 95% 5% (100% effort) When human beings fail in their responsibility, God’s will is NOT done. God does not interfere in human responsibility, but he gives human beings a way to recover their position by making conditions of indemnity. Indemnity = a payment to recover a lost position or status. A reverse course by which responsibility is taken for the sin. Pure person Impure person Honest person liar Original position status Fallen position Evil/sinful act Lie Confess Expose the lie Adultery fornication Sexual abstinence Condition of Indemnity

33. The Role of Religious People in Human HistoryThe Role of Religious People in Human History The Struggle Between Good and Evil – The Hidden Dimension of HistoryThe Struggle Between Good and Evil – The Hidden Dimension of History God Religious conscientious person/family/nation Comparatively Selfish person family/nation Satan Ind Ind Family Family Tribe/society Tribe/society Nation Nation

34. The responsibility of religious/conscientious people To indemnify/restore Adam and Eve’s failure God Satan Selfish Mind (Body) Heart Conscience (Mind) Religious Conscientious person Relatively Selfish person Abel (younger) Cain (elder) AdamAbel’s Responsibility 1. Self-denial – change direction 2. Restore faith, love and obedience to God. 3. Become a person of love who embodies truth and loves his enemy, Cain, such that he wins him to God’s side.

35. Abraham IsaacIshmael Esau 12 sons >> tribes 12 sons >> tribes Jacob JosephBrothers Father of Faith Egypt

36. Part 5 The Religious Path and Preparing the Foundation for True Parents The Essentials of Unification Principle and World Peace

37. Human responsibility and restorationHuman responsibility and restoration throughthrough indemnityindemnity Fulfilment of God’s will God’s responsibility + Human responsibility 95% 5% (100% effort) When human beings fail in their responsibility, God’s will is NOT done. God does not interfere in human responsibility, but he gives human beings a way to recover their position by making conditions of indemnity. Indemnity = a payment to recover a lost position or status. A reverse course by which responsibility is taken for the sin. Pure person Impure person Honest person liar Original position status Fallen position Evil/sinful act Lie Confess Expose the lie Adultery fornication Sexual abstinence Condition of Indemnity

38. The Role of Religious People in Human History The Struggle Between Good and Evil – The Hidden Dimension of History God Satan Relatively good Relatively evil The responsibility of religious/conscientious people To indemnify/restore Adam and Eve’s failure God Satan Heart Conscience (Mind) Religious Conscientious person Relatively Selfish person Abel (younger) Cain (elder) AdamAbel’s Responsibility 1. Self-denial – change direction 2. Restore faith, love and obedience to God. 3. Become a person of love who embodies truth and loves his enemy, Cain, such that he wins him to God’s side. Ind Ind Family Family Tribe/nation Tribe/nation Selfish person family/nation Religious conscientious person/family/ nation Selfish Mind (Body)

39. History of Restoration through central figuresHistory of Restoration through central figures The responsibility of religious, (conscientious) people: 1. To restore Adam and Eve’s failure 2. To enable a 2nd Adam to be born 3. To establish a (national) foundation to receive the 2nd Adam (True Parents) 2. Growth2. Growth 1.Formation1.Formation 3. Completion3. Completion GodGod EveEveAdamAdam ChildrenChildren FallFall SatanSatan EveEveAdamAdam ChildrenChildren Adam + Eve GodGod EveEveAdamAdam ChildrenChildren Meet the 2nd Adam, Messiah, True Parents 1st Adam Jesus should have become True Parent

40. AdamAdam GodGod CainCain AbelAbel NoahNoah JaphethJapheth ShemShem HamHam SethSeth AbramAbram IshmaelIshmael IsaacIsaac EsauEsau JacobJacob 10 sons10 sons 2 sons Joseph 2 sons Joseph FamilyFamily Noah Abraha m Isaac Jacob Moses JudahJudah EveEve Noah’s wife Noah’s wife SarahSarah RebekahRebekah LeahLeah TamarTamar JesusJesus MaryMary PerezPerezZerahZerah RachelRachel NationNation Moses David WorldWorld Abel’s (Adam’s) Responsibility 1. a) Self-denial – change direction b) Restore faith, love and obedience to God. 2. Become a person of love who embodies truth and loves his enemy (Cain) such that he wins him to God’s side and restores the position of authority (eldersonship) to God. Sarah Rebekah Tamar Mary Eve’s Responsibility 1. a) Self-denial – change direction b) Restore faith, love and obedience to God. 2. At risk of life Against the tradition/law LabanLaban PharohPharoh ArchangelArchangel JosephJoseph SatanSatan

41. Jesus’ Mission as the 2nd Adam/Messiah/True ParentJesus’ Mission as the 2nd Adam/Messiah/True Parent Satan Eve Selfish Family Society, World False Parents False love False life False lineage God Jesus Bride True children True Family, Society, World True Parents true love True life True lineage 2nd Adam 2nd Eve Restoration John the Baptist Israel Judaism Blessing/Rebirth change of blood lineage Adam selfish children

42. Jesus Israel Semitic Peoples Zoroastrianism Hinduism Jainism Buddhism Rome Greek Philosophy Science and technology Taoism Confucianism East- Spiritual Civilisation West- Material Civilisation The Axial Period 600 – 400 BC

43. Part 6Part 6 Parallels of History andParallels of History and Contemporary TimesContemporary Times The Essentials of UnificationThe Essentials of Unification PrinciplePrinciple and World Peaceand World Peace

44. Parallel Providential Periods – history repeatsParallel Providential Periods – history repeats God’s Heart and Will = Unchanging/absolute = To realise the purpose of creation The purpose of providential history = To fulfil the purpose of creation To establish the foundation to receive the True Parents/Messiah Fulfilment of God’s will God’s responsibility + Human responsibility Central figure/religion fails Providence prolonged God seeks out a new central figure/people ‘God can raise up these stones as children to Abraham’ Adam >>>>Jesus Noah >>>> Abraham Saul >>David>>Solomon Judaism >>>Christianity>>>IIFWP (IIPC) Religious Founders/Reform Movements Mission of Religions (Abel, blessed by God to love Cain)

45. Adam Abraham Isaac Jacob Jesus Jesus Second Advent Noah Abraham Isaac Jacob Moses Saul David Solomon Augustine Charlemange 1600 400 120 40 21 40 400 400 120 400 210 400 400400 120 400 210 400 Abraham Isaac Jacob Bought Depart to Return to Depart to Birthright Haran Canaan Egypt Slavery in Judges United Kingdom Divided Kingdom Babylonian Preparation for Egypt captivity + return True Parents Roman Patriarchs Christian Kingdom Divided Kingdom Papal Preparation for Persecution captivity + return True Parents Malachi Luther 1517

46. The Last Two Thousand YearsThe Last Two Thousand Years Abraham IsaacIshmael Jacob 12 sons >> tribes12 sons >> tribes Judaism/Israel Christianity – Second Israel Persecution, Patriarchs, Charlemange Division and Papal Exile Reformation 15/16th C - Global expansion Jethro Queen of Sheba Three Wise Men Moses Solomon Jesus 7th C - Prophet Mohammed (PBUH) Islam – total surrender to God One God, Koran Faith, prayer, tithing, fasting, pilgrimage God’s blessing to the Arab people The expansion of Islam United Islamic Empire (Harun Al Rashid) Ottoman Empire Zoroastrianism Hinduism Jainism Buddhism Taoism Confucianism Great Reformers

47. Life’s Three Fundamental GoalsLife’s Three Fundamental Goals Body Wife God Environment True Family and Society Individual Peace Peace in Human Society Universal Peace True Parents True love True life True lineage True Person Mind God Husband God Children True Person True Ownership

48. The Last DaysThe Last Days The meaning of the Last Days • the time when the purpose of creation will be realised • a time of transformation to be completed by True Parents God wants to bring the Last Days quickly, e.g. Noah, Solomon, Charlemange Accomplishment of God’s will Eve Selfish Family Society, World False Parents False love False life False lineage God Bride True Family, Society, World True Parents true love True life True lineage 2nd Adam 2nd Eve The Goal of History Adam Satan selfish children Jesus True children

49. Three Life Goals 1. Individual peace Original Freedom, Value, Love 2. Peace in Society Division and conflict – relative good prevails Convergence of cultures/religions International co-operation Transport and communications 3. Universal Peace External dominion – science and technology Internal dominion – heart and conscience Human being Spiritual Physical External Science ignorance Internal Religion ignorance Ideal World ‘New Truth’ = higher understanding Know God’s heart and will (Suffering) Elevate the conscience (Human responsibility) Unite all people of good conscience Courage to face prejudice/misunderstanding We are living in the Last Days Google for more: Divine Principle Cheon Seong Gyeong - Pyong Hwa Gyeong - Cham Bumo Gyeong

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