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October Resources 2020

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Click HERE for locally-hosted online devotions, discussion groups, and more on our website calendar! In 1844 there was a momentous conversation, lasting from evening through dawn of the next day. The declaration was made that a new revelation of spiritual bounties from God to humanity had begun. In the book of God’s teachings, this chapter [...]

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September Resources 2020

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Click HERE for locally-hosted online devotions, discussion groups, and more on our website calendar! Got hope? Bahá’ís work humbly, seek to always be learning, and are working to continue to build the community life that is healing and empowering for all, based on the writings of the Bahá’í Faith. We welcome everyone, of all religions [...]

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August Resources 2020

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For updates and all metro-area activities, click HERE. Online Devotions: every Sunday, 10:30 – 11:30 am. Hello friends, please join a spiritual refreshment time! For the current meeting log-in information, email  bahaisundaydevotions@gmail.com.  Sponsored by the Local Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá’ís of Portland. Online Devotions: every Sunday, 10:00 – 10:30 am. For more information, please [...]

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July Resources 2020

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For updates and all metro-area events, click HERE. With all desire for your well-being, strength, hope, and actions toward our better future, here is a prayer for humanity, from the Baha’i sacred writings: “O Thou kind Lord! Thou has created all humanity from the same stock. Thou hast decreed that all shall belong to the [...]

A Poem to Celebrate the Bab

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The 200th anniversary of the Birth of the Bab will be celebrated this year on Monday, October 28. The piece below was written by Larry Hill for this occasion. On May 23-24 we celebrate the Declaration of the Bab, one whose place in history was foretold in scriptures sent down by our Creator. We gather [...]

The Roots of the Baha’i Faith

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In the mid 1800’s there was an urgent sense of expectation among the followers of the world’s major religions. Prophecies in the Holy Books of Christianity, Judaism and Islam foretold the coming of a new Day, a new message from God. In North America and Europe, scholars and religious leaders eagerly talked of the coming [...]

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Light of Unity Festival 2019

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200th Birthday of the Bab Celebrating the Unity of Humanity! Throughout history, God has sent Messengers to guide humanity in its development. Over these countless centuries, we humans have passed through our collective childhood and adolescence and are now entering our long-awaited age of maturity. So great is this Day, that God has two Messengers, [...]

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