December Events

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December brings a variety of activities, only a few of which are listed here. Please visit the website calendar at portlandbahai.org for the complete listing.  That is also the place to check last-minute changes in events. Wishing all a warm month filled with love of family and friends! Wilsonville Friday, Dec. 12 7:00 pm 503 […]

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Birth of Baha’u’llah Celebrations and more!

A house of the family of Baha’u’llah. This was destroyed by the government in 1981 as part of the oppression of the Faith.

All are warmly invited to joyous celebrations of the birth of Baha’u’llah, the Founder of the Baha’i Faith.  Baha’u’llah’s name means “Glory of God” and His words inspire the soul and give concrete guidance for the well-being of families and communities.  He was born November 12, 1817, and as a young man received a revelation […]

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Consultation Workshop, Discussions, Children’s Classes

Informal introductory discussions about the Baha’i Faith are being hosted in Gladstone, Milwaukie, Happy Valley, and Oak Grove. Everyone is welcomed to these gatherings!  Please call for details. Sunday November 2 a unique and valuable hands-on consultation workshop, open to all, will take place at the Portland Baha’i Center. These skills are useful at work, […]

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October Events

Photo of the Shrine of the Bab on Mt. Carmel

The Bab is a title meaning “the Gate” and refers to Ali-Muhammad, founder of the Babi Faith in 1844.  At that time, Christians were anticipating the return of Christ and Muslims the 12th Imam, and The Bab and Baha’u’llah fulfilled these prophecies. Dialog:  Wilsonville  –  Friday, Oct. 10  –  7 pm: The Life and Writings […]

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Celebrating the Birth of the Bab

Photo of the Shrine of the Bab on Mt. Carmel

The Bab is a title meaning “the Gate” and refers to Ali-Muhammad, founder of the Babi Faith in 1844.  At that time, Christians were anticipating the return of Christ, and Muslims the 12th Imam, and The Bab and Baha’u’llah fulfilled these prophecies. “A merchant by profession, he had not received extensive religious training and had […]

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INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE EVENTS

jasmine plant in bloom

All are warmly welcomed to participate in these activities on the International Day of Peace, Sunday, September 21: Dialog:  “Race and Prosperity” In response to the many requests from participants of the last discussion, Ebonee and Li Hua will be hosting another discussion and opportunity to increase our understanding about race in America. Please feel […]

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