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OHSU article about Dr. John Ng.

Portland Baha’i Promotes Equality for Women at OHSU

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In June 2012, Dr. John Ng will become the first male co-chair of the Women in Academic Medicine Committee at the Casey Eye Institute of the Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU). Dr. Ng, who is an Associate Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology, is also a Baha’i and an active advocate for the rights [...]

People of all ages and cultures dancing at Hmong New Year celebration.

“Noj Tshiab” Family Dinner Draws Eager Response

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By Loie Mead In November, Portland Baha’i Karen Thomas and William Thomas responded to an invitation from the Vue Family of Portland, OR. This reporter accompanied them. The invitation was announced in early November to the Baha’is of Portland to attend the Annual Family “Noj Tshiab” Dinner set for Margaret Scott Elementary on Sat., Nov. [...]

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September 11 – Ten Years Later

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September 11 – Ten Years Later Healing Together as a Courageous Community Come and join us at this  interfaith gathering to commemorate the events of September 11, 2001. All are welcome! For details, please call: 503-246-0813 Presented by: Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Islamic Society of Greater Portland Interfaith Council of Greater Portland Congregation P’Nai Or Oregon [...]

Spirit Forum: Healing Wisdom thru Story Telling

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Spirit Forum is a series of monthly brown bag lunches and intimate conversations among people of all cultures and faiths. The theme of the series is ‘Awakening the Spirit Within.’ Our intent is to discern the essence of life (Spirit) in all life so that we might develop a deeper appreciation for ourselves, our planet, [...]

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Spirit Forum: Establishing Emotional Boundaries

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Spirit Forum is a series of monthly brown bag lunches and intimate conversations among people of all cultures and faiths. The theme of the series is ‘Awakening the Spirit Within.’ Our intent is to discern the essence of life (Spirit) in all life so that we might develop a deeper appreciation for ourselves, our planet, [...]

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Spirit Forum: The Wisdom of Forgiveness

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Spirit Forum is a series of monthly brown bag lunches and intimate conversations among people of all cultures and faiths. The theme of the series is ‘Awakening the Spirit Within.’ Our intent is to discern the essence of life (Spirit) in all life so that we might develop a deeper appreciation for ourselves, our planet, [...]

Faith Forum 2011: Where on Earth are we going?

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Where on Earth are we going? And what can we do about it? Presented by: Inter-religious Action Network Faith Forum 2011 The current global economic, environmental and social justice crises are some of the issues defining this period in human history. Increasing numbers of people of all religious, ideological and political persuasions are joining the growing [...]

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