poetry

A Poem to Celebrate the Bab

News, Bicentenary

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 [...]

Meditation while Taking out the Trash

News, Perspectives

By Venustiano Olguin – 10/19/2011 As I took out the trash during an early October night, The Oregon clouds mysteriously cleared, skies turning bright. I looked up, my eyes captured by the unceasing twinkling above When suddenly, in a rush of heartbeats, I could feel the Creator’s love Engulfing my consciousness, the core of my [...]