A Faith for Today

by Patrick Connolly in About the Baha'i Faith
Over a century ago Bahá’u’lláh taught that religious truth is not final but progressive. Religion is renewed, He said, in every age to re-establish and apply the unchanging principles found in the scriptures of the Great Religions of the world to the needs of the present day. The entrenched powers of 19th century Persian orthodoxy vehemently opposed His message but now His Faith is spread around the world. Here in Renton as in Europe, Africa, [...]
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  • Attend devotional gatherings together with others who recognize our need to connect with our creator.
About the Baha'i Faith

World Peace and the Bahá’í Faith

Bahá’u’lláh counsels mankind: “Let your vision be world-embracing, rather than confined to your own self.” The Bahá’í Writings delineate a practical and new relationship between the nations and peoples of the world.  While a prisoner […]

About the Baha'i Faith

Devotional Gatherings

“The impulse to pray is a natural one springing from man’s love to God” -`Abdu’l-Bahá One of our deepest human longings is to commune with our Creator. Praying together at a fixed time and place, […]

News: General Interest

Bahá’ís collaborate on Climate Change

The National Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá’ís of the United States recently informed Local Bahá’í Communities throughout the U.S. of a collaborative commitment by the International Bahá’í Community in connection with a plan of action […]

Random Quote

…if the religions investigate reality and seek the essential truth of their own foundations, they will agree and no difference will be found. But inasmuch as religions are submerged in dogmatic imitations, forsaking the original foundations, and as imitations differ widely, therefore, the religions are divergent and antagonistic. These imitations may be likened to clouds which obscure the sunrise; but reality is the sun. If the clouds disperse, the Sun of Reality shines upon all, and no difference of vision will exist. The religions will then agree, for fundamentally they are the same.

— Abdu’l-Baha

Bahá’í Community

Bahá’í World News Service

BIC calls for the lifting of all charges and safeguarding of the rights of all Baha’is in Yemen. [...]

The BIC Brussels Office hosts online discussion, exploring links between European agricultural polic [...]

The online publication continues series of articles focusing on major issues facing societies in the [...]

Baha’i Chair for World Peace invites academics and social actors to offer their reflections on the h [...]

The Baha’i National Spiritual Assembly encourages conversations on how social structures and cultura [...]

Design for the Baha’i House of Worship in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been revealed by [...]

The Baha’i Local Spiritual Assembly of Motibasti, Nepal, is developing strategies to mitigate the ec [...]

In a statement by the country’s Baha’i National Spiritual Assembly, spiritual principles are explore [...]

Baha’i-inspired community schools have found creative ways to adapt and continue educational program [...]

Activities on the sites designated for Baha’i temples in Kenya and the DRC are providing a glimpse o [...]

Iranian authorities target at least 77 individuals across the country in recent weeks despite the pr [...]

The Australian Baha’i community encourages an exploration on pressing issues, such as racial and eco [...]

‘Abdu’l-Baha’s call a century ago for universal peace and for the elimination of all forms of prejud [...]

Online conference held by the Baha’i Chair for World Peace examines environmental concerns in the li [...]

Conversations in the series draw on insights from religion to provide new perspectives on challenges [...]

While lockdown measures remain in effect, the experience in one village provides an example of what [...]