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Baha’i Studies sessions look at influence of ‘Abdu’l-Baha and Baha’i teachings on society
‘Abdu’l-Baha, son of the Founder of the Baha’i Faith, was a powerful contributor to a framework of Baha’i thought, even as He served as the “embodiment of every Baha’i ideal” and maintained the unity of the Baha’i community as its appointed leader for nearly three decades, said Paul Lample, member of the Universal House of […]Read The Story
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Perspective of Ronald Storrs
Impressions on ‘Abdu’l-Baha Perspective of Ronald Storrs Source: The Chosen Highway Among the British Administrators of Palestine who thought very highly of ‘Abdu’l-Baha was Sir Ronald Storrs (q.v.), who was the first Military Governor of Jerusalem, then the First Military Governor of Northern Palestine (Haifa), and later Civil Governor of Jerusalem. He refers to his […]
Summoning Mankind Anew
Teachings of Baha’u’llah Summoning Mankind Anew Source: The Promulgation of Universal Peace Talk at Home of Mr. and Mrs. Edward B. Kinney, New York 29 May 1912 The divine Manifestations have been iconoclastic in Their teachings, uprooting error, destroying false religious beliefs and summoning mankind anew to the fundamental oneness of God. All of Them […]
(April 20, 2021 to 2022)
A YEAR OF REMEMBERING ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ
A year for profound reflection on the life of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá and the strength of the Covenant of which He was the Centre, as the community prepares to commemorate the centenary of His Ascension.
—The Universal House of Justice
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