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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 […]

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Bahá’u’lláh (Founder of the Bahá’í Faith)

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Remembering ʻAbdu'l-Bahá

The Welfare of Children

Issues of Society The Welfare of Children Source: The First Obligation:Lady Blomfield and the Save the Children Fund | The Life of Thomas Breakwell ‘Abdu’l-Baha was deeply concerned with the welfare of children. Historically, except for the privileged few, most children worked—either for their parents or for an outside employer. Often they were subjected to […]

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Remembering ʻAbdu'l-Bahá

Day of the Covenant

Holy Day The Day of the Covenant Source: The Day of the Covenant by Christopher Buck The Day of the Covenant is a Baha’i holy day honoring the Covenant of Baha’u’llah and, in particular, ‘Abdu’l-Baha (1844–1921) as the “Centre of the Covenant.” …the Covenant established by Baha’u’llah protects the Baha’i religion from schism. In anticipation […]

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Minneapolis: Playing a Humble Part

   The Minneapolis Bahá’í Center is a block away from the spot...
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Becoming a Baha’i: Nine journeys to faith

Lynette H., Louisiana  “…Being a black woman,...
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Ridván 178-179 BE
(April 20, 2021 to 2022)


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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