10th Chil-pal Jeol Commemorative Service
Sun Myung Moon
July 31, 2006
True Father doing the 3 cheers of Eok-manse at the ’10th Chil-pal Jeol Commemorative Service’ July 31, 2006, Chungseong Wanglim Palace.
July 31, 2006 the ’10th Chil-pal Jeol’ (The Declaration of the Realm of the Cosmic Sabbath for Parents of Heaven and Earth) Commemorative Service was held in Cheonseong Wanglim Palace (Heavenly Palace) with True Children.
The Chil-pal Jeol is the day to commemorative the ‘Realm of the Cosmic Sabbath for Parents of Heaven and Earth’ which was declared on July 7 (lunar), 1997, 07:07:07 a.m., and the year when True Father turned 77 years old. After the declaration of this day, True Father named this day Chil-pal Jeol (7-8 Day) and instructed us to commemorate this day.
After coming on the stage at 8:35 a.m. with the True Children, True Father lit the Holy Candles. After a prayer True Father bowed to God with Shin Jun Nim. And then each level of representatives bowed to God following Rev. Chung-hwan Kwak, International President of IIFWPU, instructions.
Followed by the Cake Cutting and partaking the Holy Food by True Father. Then Rev. Kwak read the prayer from ‘The Declaration of the Realm of the Cosmic Sabbath for Parents of Heaven and Earth’ (lunar July 7, 1997) which was then followed by a Video Presentation ‘Forever! The Peace Kingdom of Heaven and Earth!’ produced by Pyung-il Planning Production. A Congratulatory Song was given by 4 vocalists, the ‘La Strada Male Ensemble’. Finally a Flower was presented to True Father by Mr. and Mrs. Yang Heo, 1800 Blessed Couple.
Then True Father gave a speech from 10:45 a.m. for an hour and a half. During his speech he kept on smiling.
True Father said, while holding and showing the booklet of ‘Peace Message: God’s Ideal Family and the Kingdom of Peace Ideal World’,
‘Those who own this book, raise your hands. Everyone, I will give you today’s instruction. As much as you read this book you realize the true value of the meaning of this book. The value of reading this book is so great that no matter how many times you read it, you will get more out of it.’
‘Why is this book so important? Up to this year as much as 650 publications of my preaching and others has been published. This book contains the core content of each publication that has been published.’
Also True Father said that you can find the foundation to build the Ideal Family and Peace Kingdom in this book.
After the speech, True Father instructed National Messiah Byeong-suk Im, 36 Blessed Couple, and National Messiah Im-yeol Ra, 72 Blessed Couple to sing a song. After the song, True Father himself sang the ‘Best 8 Scenes of Korea’ with all the participants of the commemorative service.
At 12:20 p.m. ’10th Chil-pal Jeol Commemorative Service’ ended with the 3 cheers of Eok-manse by Rev. Sun-jo Hwang, President of FFWPU Korea.