Four hundred and thirty five Unificationists gathered at the World Peace and Unification Sanctuary in Newfoundland, PA on Sunday, August 30, 2015, to honor the third anniversary of True Father's (Rev. Sun Myung Moon’s) Seonghwa and to participate in the Holy Blessing Ceremony to Restore True Father's Authority.
The commemoration of True Father’s Seonghwa was highlighted by a moving ceremony in which Rev. Hyung Jin Moon and his wife Yeonah Moon were recognized as the Second King and Queen of Cheon Il Gook through their crowning by Kook Jin Moon and Ji Yea Moon, acting in the position of the elder brother “True Cain” couple.
Seven hundred and seventy-seven couples participated in the Blessing ceremony, including 212 couples who received the Blessing directly from Hyung Jin Nim and Yeonah Nim, who presided over the ceremony as the crowned successor couple of True Parents. In addition, 565 couples participated online from around the USA, Korea, Japan, United Kingdom, Spain, Germany, Austria, Ukraine, Italy, Switzerland, Sweden, Russia, Kenya, South Africa, Nigeria, Australia, Brazil, Panama, Ecuador, Peru, India, and other countries.
The program concluded with the Declaration of the Cheon Il Gook Bill of Rights, clarifying the freedoms and responsibilities of the citizens of the Kingdom of God. That evening there was a joyous celebration that included country dancing.