Unification Church

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U·ni·fi·ca·tion Church

 (yo͞o′nə-fĭ-kā′shən)
n.
A Christian church, founded by Sun Myung Moon in 1954, that identifies Moon as Messiah and seeks to bring about the kingdom of God on Earth.

Unification Church

n
(Other Non-Christian Religions) a religious sect founded in 1954 by Sun Myung Moon (1920–2012), S Korean industrialist and religious leader. See also Moonie

U′nifica′tion Church′


n.
an eclectic religious sect founded by the Rev. Sun Myung Moon in 1954.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Unification Church - a Christian church (with some Buddhist elements) founded in 1954 by Sun Myung Moon and known for staging mass weddings and other communal activities
Christian church, church - one of the groups of Christians who have their own beliefs and forms of worship
Moonie - an often derogatory term for a member of the Unification Church
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The Holy Spirit Association for the Unification of World Christianity was founded by Rev Moon in 1954, who claimed to have been visited by Jesus as a teenager and told to complete the work Christ left unfinished following his crucifixion.
I was certain the Holy Spirit Association for the Unification of World Christianity, with its monumental mission, had probably done its homework.