Every religion, every denomination, wants to change the world. Political movements want to do so as well, and many other groups as well as individual people and so on. And they all do! Today will be different from yesterday.
When I joined the Unification movement in 1975, I thought that it may have the power to really change the world, or at least the potential. Little did I understand.
Tom, you probably just were very naive and without any good perspectives to consider.
The author of this blog, Tom Froehlich, is a graduate of the Unification Theological Seminary (Class of ’83) and is infatuated with musing about the phenomenon of lasting erotic love in human affairs.