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Cheon Il Guk Constitution

For decades, Rev. Sun Myung Moon, our True Father, outlined a constitution for God’s Kingdom on Earth. Under True Mother’s guidance, the Cheon Il Guk Constitution has been written. What does it say? How is Cheon Il Guk supposed to work? Is it democracy? Is it theocracy? This series of twenty-three articles explains in detail.

A Circle Around Father and Mother

Because external form reflects internal nature, our political government will reflect our self-government. If we are a people of true love, so will be...

A Declaration of Independence and Constitution

What the Declaration of Independence and U.S. Constitution did for the United States, the Heavenly Constitution does for Cheon Il Guk. It tells the...

Out of Many, One

The United States has a divine ideal: e pluribus unum, “out of many, one.” Why have we fallen short? The answer comes from God: before...

Public Private Partnership

Cheon Il Guk is designed on the model of a perfect individual. The body’s economy distributes energy and eliminates waste. It serves the private...

The Path to Nationhood

A federation is a form of government that shares power between a central authority and its constituent units. Our Constitution is the law of...

The Noblest and Most Generous Model of Government

Father Moon said that true love brings about spiritual order, peace and happiness. His ideal for true love was that of parent and child:...

The Kingdom of Families

As does the American Declaration of Independence, the Cheon Il Guk Constitution contains a pledge. Those fifty-six signers, whose pledge inaugurated an individual-centered nation,...

God’s Government is a Garden

The Principle states that government should model itself on “a perfect individual.” The mind and body of such an individual possesses six functions. The...

A Blueprint for Heaven

The Cheon Il Guk Constitution sets forth its amendment process in Chapter 11. In compliance with it, in 2016, a legislative committee circulated proposed...

America’s Original Sin

Some, such as President Obama, say America’s original sin is slavery. Unificationists know better; America’s original sin is the same as every other nation’s—the misuse...