At Midnight Friday/Saturday, January 27th/28th 2017, a celebration was held for the 50th True God's Day as well as the Holy Births of Jesus and True Father, consisting of a midnight prayer, calligraphy of the motto for the 8th year of Cheon-gi, followed by an address in Korean by Rev. Hyung Jin Moon. Live contemporaneous translation was provided to English and Japanese.
On Saturday morning January 28, 2017, on the first day of the Heavenly Calendar for 2017, a 7 am Gyeongbae & Pledge Ceremony was followed by a Hoon Dok Hae message of selected words of Rev. Sun Myung Moon. The event concluded with three cheers.