Baha’is and friends gather together in a variety of settings to join in prayer, awaken the spirit and gain inspiration from the Holy Scriptures of all religions.
Baha’is, like other U.S. citizens, will cast their vote in the upcoming general election, but they won’t be campaigning or promoting particular candidates for office.
There is no clergy in the Baha’i Faith. Baha’is elect their leadership by secret ballot, in a distinctive system without campaigning or nominations. Individual Baha’is offer their own perspectives on the Baha’i election process.
National Public Radio published a story about a Baha’i family in Falls Church, VA who teach a virtues class for families of all religions. The focus is on training the children in patience, justice, tolerance, contentment, among others.
Celebrating Women’s History month, Phyllis Peterson describes how we can empower our daughters to become heroes.
Mayors and community leaders enjoyed an interfaith luncheon sponsored by the Washington County Inter-Religious Action Network.
The Washington County celebration honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a great success as people from many faiths, races, cultures and countries of origin worked together toward Dr. King’s dream.