Sun Myung Moon

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United States religious leader (born in Korea) who founded the Unification Church in 1954


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After going bankrupt in a failed attempt to convert the hotel into a medical center, the hospital sold it in 1976 for $5 million to the Rev. Sun Myung Moon's Unification Church, which used it for residences for two decades.
The Times was founded in 1982 by the Rev. Sun Myung Moon, leader of the Unification Church.
George Clooney may be a superstar, but the only network that jumped at the opportunity to carry a documentary on his trip to Darfur late last year was American Life TV, a small D.C.-based golden-oldies channel owned by the Rev. Sun Myung Moon's Unification Church.
The main finding, according to the Times--a paper owned by the Rev. Sun Myung Moon, who has orchestrated more marriages than Elizabeth Taylor, Billy Bob Thornton, and Zsa Zsa Gabor combined--is that it's time for all you sensitive men to sell those quiche futures.
Leading proponent Jonathan Wells, for instance, is a member of the Unification Church and has written that the words of the Rev. Sun Myung Moon helped convince him to "devote my life to destroying Darwinism"--the reason, according to Wells, that he attended the University of California at Berkeley.
Pronounced "Say-low," the parent company was founded in 1983 by Kahr Arms' founder, Justin Moon's father, Rev. Sun Myung Moon. According to a company spokesman, the Rev.
On May 27, Milingo was married in a group wedding conducted at the Mew York Hilton Hotel by the Rev. Sun Myung Moon of the Unification church.
Thomas resigned from UPI on May 17, the day after the news service was sold to News World Communications Inc., which is owned by the Rev. Sun Myung Moon's Unification Church.
When United Press International (UPI) was bought by News World Communications, Inc., an affiliate of the Unification Church, the brainchild of Rev. Sun Myung Moon, Larry Moffit, special assistant to the president of News World Communications, said they "would not interfere with the editorial autonomy of the wire service," reports the New York Times (May 16).
However, that has been certainly nudged out of the international picture by the Universal Ballet, which was founded fifteen years ago and remains largely funded by the Rev. Sun Myung Moon of the Unification Church and, in more popular parlance, the Moonies.
The Times, founded by "affiliates" (never officially identified) of the Rev. Sun Myung Moon's Unification Church, has offered the occasional journalistic challenge to the Washington Post since it was founded following the Star's 1981 demise.
Established in 1974, the Little Angels Arts School began with the conviction that "Korea is a nation of art and the Korean people are a people of culture." The school emerged as a result of Korean evangelist Rev. Sun Myung Moon's concern that the twenty-eight members of his Little Angels Korean Folk Ballet company receive a more systematic general education.
Forty years ago, the Rev. Sun Myung Moon was a pauper in what was then one of the poorest nations on Earth.
Nearly 30 years after purchasing the New Yorker Hotel as a residence and offices for his followers, the Rev. Sun Myung Moon is in the process of converting a portion of the Art Deco building back to its former use.
The Rev. Sun Myung Moon, leader of the controversial Unification Church, was sentenced to 18 months in prison and fined $25,000 after being convicted of tax fraud and conspiracy to obstruct justice.