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Dear Friends, as we adapt to our changing health environment, we continue our reliance on our Creator. Here is a link to a video from Elika Mahony of one of many Bahá’í prayers for healing. Nancy Ward’s sung prayer is here. Eric Dozier and JB Eckl’s version is here. A short prayer sung by Luke Slott is here. These and many other prayers may be found at https://www.bahai.org/library/authoritative-texts/prayers/
Gatherings at metro-area Bahá’í Centers are cancelled, and when possible virtual gatherings are being held online. The website calendar will be updated as new information is available. “The National Spiritual Assembly, elected governing body of the U.S. Bahá’í community, has been monitoring developments closely, consulting with experts in the field and following advisories published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and other recognized public health authorities.” https://www.bahai.us/coronavirus-updates/
These are cancelled: New Year Celebration: Wilsonville; New Year Celebration: NE Portland at Parkrose Community United Church of Christ.
VIRTUAL Interfaith Prayers: The topic chosen by the group is “Sacrifice”.
John Ng is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: OHSU
Time: Mar 18, 2020 05:30 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
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VIRTUAL New Year Celebration:
There will be a slide show and music with the Zoom meeting.
Topic: Naw-Ruz 177 (New Year)
Time: Mar 19, 2020 07:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
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Meeting ID: 288 833 508
Find your local number: https://zoom.us/u/acq4OLUqPC
Go to join zoom meeting and click on the url address and follow directions. Remember to Unmute when you get on so we can hear you. We will share prayers and readings and songs as well as thoughts and ideas. Karen Thomas is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Topic: Sunday Devotions
Time: Mar 22, 2020 10:30 a.m. Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Every week on Sun, until Apr 26, 2020, 6 occurrence(s)
Mar 22, 2020 03:00 PM
Mar 29, 2020 03:00 PM
Apr 5, 2020 03:00 PM
Apr 12, 2020 03:00 PM
Apr 19, 2020 03:00 PM
Apr 26, 2020 03:00 PM
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Meeting ID: 604 576 826
Wilmette Institute Plans Free Services in Response to the Corona Virus
In order to serve Bahá’ís and their friends better during this unprecedented health emergency, the Wilmette Institute is planning a variety of web video programs that everyone can access with the click of a mouse. The Wilmette Institute ?focuses largely on an online study approach in order to provide educational classes to a broader student body. It now offers more than 50 unique online courses to an average of 30 students per course. Discover more about our history, mission and values.