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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 “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 Justice, […]

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Remembering ʻAbdu'l-Bahá

Let us be humble

Virtues | Humble Let us be humble Source: – Paris Talks 13 November 1911 ‘Abdu’l-Baha addressed the Theosophical Society of Paris, stating: All religions teach that we should love one another; that we should seek out our own shortcomings before we presume to condemn the faults of others, that we must not consider ourselves superior […]

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Remembering ʻAbdu'l-Bahá

Religion for Establishing Fellowship

Issues of Society Religion for Establishing Fellowship Source: The Promulgation of Universal Peace Talk at All Souls Unitarian Church, New York  14 July 1912 While ‘Abdu’l-Baha was touring North America in 1912, ‘Abdu’l-Baha spoke: Still another cause of disagreement and dissension has been the formation of religious sects and denominations. Baha’u’llah said that God has […]

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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 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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