Rev. Hyung Jin Moon was born in New York and is the seventh and youngest son of Reverend and Mrs. Moon. He received his BLA from Harvard University and an MA from Harvard Divinity School.
Hyung Jin is the international president of the Family Federation for World Peace and has been designated by his father as the person who will carry on his religious work.
Every Sunday Rev. Hyung Jin and his wife, Yeon An Lee, hold popular religious services in both Korean and English in Seoul, Korea, which can be seen in English on the website www.tworiversvip.com.
Studying at the Harvard Center for the Study of World Religions, Hyung Jin met the leader of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism, the Venerable Bub Jang, and pursued an interest in Buddhism, which he studied and practiced in earnest. He is also highly skilled in martial arts, which he has practiced since he was young.
Hyung Jin has published three books. He shared his personal experiences as a son of the Reverend Moon in a book of reflective essays titled A Bald Head and a Strawberry. The Moment is a photo essay book about his father, and The House of Heavenly Harmony is a book of advice about spiritual life and practices, especially how to create loving relationships between husband and wife and parents and children. He and his wife, Yeon Ah Lee, live in Seoul, Korea, and have five children.