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  Wikinfo | Sun Myung Moon
The Reverend Sun Myung Moon (문선명; 文鮮明, born January 6, 1920) is the founder of the Unification Church (established on May 1, 1954, in Seoul, South Korea).
Moon is seen by opponents as a billionaire industrialist and a cult leader who "brainwashes" his followers to extract money from them and to use them as a political footsoldiers.
The character "myung" (明), part of his given name, means "bright" or "shining", and is composed of the Chinese characters for sun and moon, so word play on Rev. Moon's name provides a source of merriment to Unificationist disciples.
www.wikinfo.org /wiki.php?title=Sun_Myung_Moon   (1644 words)

  
 Sun Myung Moon
Sun Myung Moon was born on January 6, (lunar), 1920, into a family of farmers that had tilled the land for centuries.
Sun Myung Moon studied the Bible and many other religious teachings in order to unravel the mysteries of life, the actual root of sin and human history.
Moon, as she delivered the address, "True Parent's and the Completed Testament Age" in 44 cities in America, 27 cities in Japan, on 40 university campuses in Korea, and 41 nations around the world.
home.online.no /~raygd/rev_moon.htm   (3227 words)

  
 Reverend Sun Myung Moon, Moonies, and the Unification Church in their own words
New -- The Prayers of the Reverend Sun Myung Moon -
Sun Myung Moon's Unification Church speeches from 2007
Sun Myung Moon's Unification Church speeches from 2006
www.tparents.org   (176 words)

  
 Moonie News & Sun Myung Moon
Moon is credited with forming the group in 1962, but it appears as though the idea came from right hand man Bo Hi Pak, who has used the children's group to enhance South Korea's image globally as well as increase relationship's with important world figures accumulated from over 5000 performances in 50 countries.
Moon has been a master throughout his life of exploiting the innocence of youth to sell his harsh dream of dictatorial and brutal control of the world through a theocracy that he would lead.
Moon has made speeches to members where he challenged them whether or not they would leave their countries and move to a place where he would direct them.
www.caic.org.au /biblebase/moonies/newsmoon.htm   (1009 words)

  
 Sun Myung Moon
Sun Myung Moon and his Unification Church are probably best known in America for their huge weddings, where hundreds or thousands of couples are married in a single ceremony.
Moon's mission seems to involve replacing democracy, which he calls a "failed system", with a theocracy, with himself as the head of both church and state.
One of Moon's sons, Heung Jin Nim Moon, died of injuries suffered in a car crash in 1983, and was the groom in a posthumously arranged marriage a month and a half after his death.
www.nndb.com /people/745/000022679   (979 words)

  
 Sun Myung Moon - SourceWatch
Sun Myung Moon is the head of the Unification Church and the founder of the Washington Times.
Sun Myung Moon was born in 1920 in rural Korea.
Sun Myung Moon, "Declaring the Era of the Peace Kingdom: Address to the United States Congress", March 23, 2004.
www.sourcewatch.org /index.php?title=Sun_Myung_Moon   (1440 words)

  
 Sun Myung Moon tax case - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1982, Sun Myung Moon, the founder and leader of the Unification Church, was imprisoned in the United States for willfully filing false Federal income tax returns and conspiracy.
Moon's lawyer argued that, after using a small portion of those funds for his family's living expenses (and declaring the portion used on his income tax returns), Moon transferred the balance to the Unification Church of America after its incorporation.
Moon and his supporters felt that they were being specifically targeted because of their religious beliefs and practices.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sun_Myung_Moon_tax_case   (1321 words)

  
 Sun Myung Moon InTaiwan
It was built towards the end of the sixties in memory to Sun Yat Sen, the founder of the Republic of China.
Moons speech was – more or less - the standard speech given on all events of the 100 city tour, with comparably few extempore remarks.
In the front of the hall a stage was constructed with chairs for Sun Myung Moon and his wife, a table and a podium for the reader.
www.foreignlands.org /moon/rep/Dec05/MoonInTW/moonintw.html   (1330 words)

  
 Sun Myung Moon
Moon's real name is Young Myung Mun, but the adaptation to 'Sun' and 'Moon' proved too tempting to resist when he Americanized it during the Korean War - a formative experience in his youth.
Moon's involvement in the arms industry tied in neatly with his missionary anti-communist zeal, which made him a lot of powerful allies.
Undoubtedly Moon's brush with the tax authorities in the US punctured his self-declared divinity, as the Asian economic crash did for his bank balance, putting his Tong II group of some 16 companies into receivership, reputedly owing $1.7 billion.
www.thirdworldtraveler.com /Zeroes/Sun_Myung_Moon.html   (785 words)

  
 Sun Myung Moon Biography from Who2.com
Sun Myung Moon is the founder and leader of the Holy Spirit Association for the Unification of World Christianity, also called the Unification Church, a world-wide organization that believes him to be the "Messiah" sent by God to complete the earthly mission of Jesus.
Moon founded his church in 1954, but didn't get international attention until moving to the United States in the early '70s.
Moon, a South Korean citizen, was given permanent residency status in the U.S. in 1973.
www.who2.com /sunmyungmoon.html   (257 words)

  
 sun myung moon
So news that the Rev. Sun Myung Moon, the eccentric and exceedingly wealthy Korean- born businessman, donned a crown in a Senate office building and declared himself the Messiah while members of Congress watched is causing a bit of a stir.
Moon's outreach to largely Baptist and Pentecostal clergy thrives despite a doctrine that states he is the Second Coming of the Messiah and that Jesus Christ failed to complete the mission God sent him to do.
Moon invited the 120 founding members on an expenses-paid trip where he christened the pastors, presented each with a diamond-studded watch and said they were on a "mission to become one with the True Parents," as Moon and his wife are known in the Unification Church.
www.truthandgrace.com /sunmoon.htm   (1678 words)

  
 Sun Myung Moon Biography | Encyclopedia of World Biography
Sun Myung Moon (born 1920) was the founder of the Unification Church, a movement combining Christian and Oriental religious traditions which focused on "God-centered marriages" as a way of saving the world.
Sun Myung Moon was born on January 6, 1920, in Jeong-ju in what is now North Korea, then under Japanese occupation.
Moon even required each member of the church to remain celibate for a minimum of three years and often longer after joining the movement.
www.bookrags.com /biography/sun-myung-moon   (1128 words)

  
 Sun Myung Moon - True Love King - Biography
Inquisition: The Persecution and Prosecution of The Reverend Sun Myung Moon
Sun Myung Moon was born on January 6, 1920 (lunar calendar) in what today is North Korea.
Even though Premier Kim was responsible for Rev. Moon's imprisonment in North Korea and for participating in a failed assassination plot on his life, the two put their Cold-War enmities behind them and embraced each other as brothers.
www.trueloveking.net /Sun_Myung_Moon_Biography.html   (437 words)

  
 Sun Myung Moon Buys Dr. Laura   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
But then she discovered that the paper's founder, Sun Myung Moon, was going to be the keynote speaker, and that she was being asked to "recognize the contribution of the founder" in her remarks.
Moon, whose cult has divided families, who orders his followers to get married in mass weddings to people they don't know, and whose own family has suffered an embarrassing public breakdown, will be at an event with an international personality associated with the pro-family, pro-morality movement.
Moon has received a "Universal Peace Award" at the U.N., has called for a U.N.-based religious body, and has declared, "As long as America sticks with its nationalistic pride it will never be able to embrace the world." Moon even conducted one of his mass weddings at the United Nations itself on January 27, 2001.
www.usasurvival.org /moonbyslaura.shtml   (2648 words)

  
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Sun Myung Moon was born on January 6, 1920, into a family of farmers that had tilled the land for centuries.
Sun Myung Moon studied the Bible and many other religious teachings in order to unravel these mysteries of life and human history.
Moon as international president of the Federation initiated this movement at a rally of 150,000 in Seoul.
www.unification.org /rev_mrs_moon.html   (4136 words)

  
 Sun Myung Moon = 666?
I don't claim Moon is definitely 666, but he seems to fit at least some of the descriptions.
By his words and actions, Sun Myung Moon may be a figure predicted in the Old and New Testaments.
SMM clearly claims the attributes of deity in his claims of overcoming the entire spirit world, being the Lord of Creation, the Father of Jesus, etc.
www.angelfire.com /or2/thelordisnear/moon4.html   (1360 words)

  
 Sun Myung Moon Claims to be the Messiah   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Moon has taught, "Abraham was the father of faith, Moses was a man of faith, Jesus was the son of man, trying to carry out his mission at the cost of his life.
Moon claim to be the "True Parents" of mankind, and the Unification Church teaches that they offered their son as a sacrifice (he crashed into the back of an 18-wheeler).
Sun Myung Moon and his Unification Church need to repent as lying to and deceiving people is sin, the breaking of the ninth of the Ten Commandments, bad and evil fruit (Prov.
newcovpub.com /wfwp3.html   (3198 words)

  
 Rev. Sun Myung Moon - True Parents, Messiah & Lord of the Second Advent
Hyo Jin Moon is the eldest son of Rev. and Mrs.
Sun Myung Moon was chosen by God and called by Jesus Christ to fulfill the mission of the Messiah, Savior and Lord of the Second Advent with the responsibility to establish the Kingdom of Heaven on Earth.
Moon founded the Family Federation for World Peace and Unification (FFWPU) as a ministry open to people of all faiths replacing the Holy Spirit Association for the Unification of World Christianity or Unification Church founded in 1954 as the primary religious institution of their global movement.
www.revsunmyungmoon.net   (1012 words)

  
 Bad Moon on the rise - Salon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Moon followed, and called for all religions to come together in support of the Bush plan for faith-based initiatives.
Moon will succeed, he says, by purifying our sex-corrupted culture, and that includes cleaning up gays ("dung-eating dogs," as he calls them) and American women ("a line of prostitutes").
(Moon claims that the Holocaust was payback for the crucifixion of Christ: "Through the principle of indemnity, Hitler killed 6 million Jews.") His solution is a world theocracy that will enforce proper sexual habits in order to bring about heaven on earth.
www.salon.com /news/feature/2003/09/24/moon/index_np.html   (605 words)

  
 Salon.com News | Bad Moon on the rise
Editor's Note: The Rev. Sun Myung Moon's "coronation" in a Senate office building, the subject of a Salon story this week, has now captured the attention of Washington lawmakers and the media.
Moon followed, and called for all religions to come together in support of the Bush plan for faith-based initiatives.
Moon will succeed, he says, by purifying our sex-corrupted culture, and that includes cleaning up gays ("dung-eating dogs," as he calls them) and American women ("a line of prostitutes").
archive.salon.com /news/feature/2003/09/24/moon/index_np.html   (500 words)

  
 Sun Myung Moon, Reverend St. James Encyclopedia of Pop Culture - Find Articles
An unlikely messiah to emerge from the youth movement of the mid-twentieth century was the Korean immigrant known as the Reverend Sun Myung Moon.
By the end of the twentieth century, the Unification Church, which Moon founded, controlled a fortune in U.S. property, and Moonies,; as his followers were known, could still be seen on American streets, selling their flowers and recruiting new members.
Though Moon, and the woman (apparently his fourth wife) always at his side, made no special claims for themselves, their followers were free to reach their own rather obvious conclusions about the fulfillment of Moon's prophecy.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_g1epc/is_bio/ai_2419200858   (1043 words)

  
 The Washington Times Reports that Sun Myung Moon is God   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Sun Myung Moon are those exemplars and have opened the gates for all people to inherit, through them, God’s completed salvation, prophesied in all scriptures.
John Wesley (Missionary and Revivalist): I, John Wesley, proclaim that Reverend Sun Myung Moon is the True Parent of all humankind and I pledge and pledge again to live according to the direction and teachings of the True Parents.
Reverend Sun Myung Moon is qualified to be the Messiah of the Completed Testament Age, and the True Parent of all humankind.
www.usasurvival.org /ck7502.shtml   (6827 words)

  
 Sun Myung Moon & the CNP
So news that the Rev. Sun Myung Moon, the eccentric and exceedingly wealthy Korean-born businessman, donned a crown in a Senate office building and declared himself the Messiah while members of Congress watched is causing a bit of a stir.
Moon and his wife, Dr. Hak Ja Han Moon, at the ceremony, which took place March 23 and capped a reception billed as a peace awards banquet...
Chey has done hours and hours of research into Sun Myung Moon and his affiliations along with his connections which are very strong to the religious right, the conservative right, all of those people that you know and hear everyday on the radio and in politics.
watch.pair.com /moon.html   (6928 words)

  
 Sun Myung Moon's Infiltration into the Churches
While they acknowledged honoring Graham and Martin Luther King, they placed Sun Myung Moon equal to those honors and when they gave him the ecumenical award left out with ministers were involved in presenting the award.
Moon presses the teaching that Jesus failed and asked him Moon to do what he could not do.
Moon has apparently a very unlimited supply of money and is willing to spend it to attract names he can use for his advantage.
www.cephasministry.com /moons_infiltration_into_the_evangelical_church.html   (3305 words)

  
 Is George Bush a Moonie?
Moon is a serious brainwasher and a menace to sane and normal society.
Moon already owns a major newspaper, bank and hotel in Uruguay and is buying up land in the Argentine province of Corrientes, where he plans to construct what his followers call "ideal cities".
They thought, "Oh, Reverend Moon is a powerful influence!" No matter how much they used their ambassadors, they could not connect with the important people we could connect them to.
www.perkel.com /politics/moonies/bush.htm   (3565 words)

  
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On October 22, 1981, Sun Myung Moon was summoned for his arraignment in New York City at the Foley Square federal complex, where he pleaded not guilty to a set of indictments ranging from fraud to tax evasion.
Since Moon was and is trustee of church funds, it was not uncommon to have church funds in a bank account in his name.
Moon continues his teaching, saying that the Lord of the Second Advent must fulfill what Jesus left unaccomplished; that is, establish the kingdom of God on earth by perfecting himself, his family, his nation, and the world.
www.equip.org /free/DM182.htm   (2365 words)

  
 The Consortium
Moon may devote much energy wooing power-brokers, but his theocratic movement continues to waylay unsuspecting young people -- and wreak havoc on their families.
The issue is particularly important because of Moon's free-spending ways and his past alliances with anti-communist crime figures connected to the Japanese yakuza of Ryoichi Sasakawa and the U.S. drug mob of Santo Trafficante Jr.
Sun Myung Moon, a major right-wing benefactor, is facing allegations in Uruguay that his bank is a money-laundering center, accepting major deposits of smuggled cash.
www.consortiumnews.com /archive/moon.html   (916 words)

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