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In sickness and in health: Mass wedding in South Korea defies virus fears

Feb 07, 2020 - 2:43 PM

The Unification Church founded by Sun Myung-Moon distributed face coverings to the 30,000 crowd, but only some donned them

MASS WEDDING. Couples wearing protective face masks attend a mass wedding ceremony organized by the Unification Church at Cheongshim Peace World Center in Gapyeong, South Korea on February 7, 2020. Photo by Jung Yeon-Je/AFP

Thousands marry in first 'post-Moon' mass wedding

Feb 17, 2013 - 5:42 PM

Thousands marry at the Unification Church in South Korea on Sunday February 17 the first since the death of their messiah and controversial church founder Sun Myung Moon

MASS WEDDING. Some 3,500 couples matched by the Unification Church tie the knot on Sunday, February 17. Photo by AFP

Sun Myung Moon, messianic leader and business mogul, dies at 92

Sep 03, 2012 - 3:30 AM

Sun Myung Moon who founded the Unification Church was popular for conducting mass weddings and owned Washington Times newspaper and the United Press International news agency died in Korea