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Schism in the Unification Church - A paper presented at The 2016 International Conference, Pocheon City, Republic of Korea, 5-10 July 2016

Sex Magic in the Early Unification Church? A review of Kristi L. Nevalainenís Change of Blood Lineage through Ritual Sex in the Unification Church, by Massimo Introvigne

Sex Magic in the Early Unification Church?, by Massimo Introvigne

Schism the Unification Movement: The Theological Dimensions (an insider’s view), by Dan Fefferman - A paper presented at The 2012 International Conference, El Jadida, Morocco, 20-22 September 2012

Il reverendo Moon muore a novantadue anni, di Massimo Introvigne

"As a Peace-Loving Global Citizen": A Review of the Autobiography of the Rev. Sun Myung Moon, by George Chryssides - A paper presented at the 2011 International Conference in Danshui, Taiwan

"Lost Youth" Compensation Cases and their Relation to Forced Conversion in Japan, by Shunsuke Uotani - A paper presented at the 2011 International Conference in Danshui, Taiwan

Abductions and Secret Confinement Continue for Decades after Being Stopped in the West , by Dan Fefferman - A paper presented at The 2009 CESNUR Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah, June 11-13, 2009

A Strange Case in Kazakhstan: Atheofobia, a New Hate Crime?, by James T. Richardson

The Unification Church: An Analysis of Its Paradoxical Church-State Relationship, by Daeseob Kim, Baylor University - A paper presented at the CESNUR 2004 Conference, Waco, Texas

50 Years of Unification? Conflicts, Responsibilities and Rights, by George D. Chryssides - A paper presented at the CESNUR 2004 Conference, Waco, Texas

Unifying or Dividing? Sun Myung Moon and the Origins of the Unification Church, by George D. Chryssides University of Wolverhampton, U.K. - A paper presented at the CESNUR 2003 Conference, Vilnius, Lithuania.

"Moon, guests celebrate 20th anniversary of The Washington Times" (AP, May 22, 2002)

Mons. Milingo's Wedding (May 27, 2001): Index Page

Reverend Moon's U.S. Tour 2001: Press Coverage Index

Spain - Constitutional Court (with a Dissenting Opinion) Recognizes Right of the Unification Church to be Registered as a Religion
Full Text (in spanish) of Decision and Dissenting Opinion (February 20, 2001)
Full English translation

Germany: the Unification Church has Legal Standing to Challenge the Ban on Reverend and Mrs. Moon (decision of the Higher Administrative Court of Rhineland-Palatinate following the hearing of September 13, 2000: English translation)

"Bayou La Batre residents embrace church they once called a cult"
by Ben Raines ("Alabama Live," July 30, 2000)

From the Unification Church to the Unification Movement, 1994-1999: Five Years of Dramatic Changes
By Massimo Introvigne

"De la Iglesia de la Unificación al movimiento de la Unificación, 1994/1999: cinco años de dramáticos cambios", por Massimo Introvigne

Document: "St. Petersburg Authorities are Rebuffed in Their Attempts to Liquidate Student Organization Founded by Rev. Sun Myung Moon" - A Statement

CARP Students Win Unexpected Legal Victory in Russia, by Jeff Tallakson (from an Unification Church's mailing list)

Anti-Cultists vs. CARP: An Important Russian Legal Saga - by Galina Krylova. How a Russian attorney fought, with some success, extreme anti-cult bias and the cavalier use of the brainwashing argument by local anti-cultists

"La Chiesa dell'Unificazione del Reverendo Moon", di Massimo Introvigne

"La iglesia de la Unificación del reverendo Moon" - Recensión de Verónica Roldán.


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