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.
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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 […]

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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, […]

Random Quote

White doves and gray doves associate with each other in perfect friendship. Man draws imaginary lines on the planet and says, “This is a Frenchman, a Musselman, an Italian!” Upon these differences wars are waged. Men are fighting for the possession of the earth. They fight for that which becomes their graves, their cemeteries, their tombs.

In reality all are members of one human family — children of one Heavenly Father. Humanity may be likened unto the vari-colored flowers of one garden. There is unity in diversity. Each sets off and enhances the other’s beauty.

— Abdu’l-Baha

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Bahá’í World News Service

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Bahá’í Houses of Worship around the world are preparing for the commemoration of the centenary of ‘A

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Several events held in Haifa and ‘Akká mark the centenary of the passing of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá in the Holy

A film commissioned by the Universal House of Justice for the centenary commemoration of the passing

Saturday’s dedication of the Bahá’í House of Worship included Prime Minister Bob Loughman and other

Many people from across Vanuatu arrive in Tanna to assist with preparations for Saturday’s dedicatio

Representatives of the Bahá’í International Community have been participating in discussions at the

The project to preserve the Mansion of Mazra‘ih is now showing significant progress. Most notably, B

This event brought together Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, representing the king of Bahrain,

Global preparations to commemorate the Centenary of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s passing have led to a surge in fi

Countless people and communities around the world have been creating a vast number of publications i

As calls for gender equality intensify in South Africa, the Bahá’ís of that country are drawing atte