Long before he became a doctor, William House learned some things about truth. “In my church, they were preaching that every word of the Bible was literally true,” he recalls. “They told us about Adam and Eve, and that the earth had been created in a week, sometime around 4004 BC. “I wasn’t entirely sure [...]
The Oregon Badasht Bahá'í School took place August 10-15, 2010 with more than 140 in attendance from all ages (2 to 77). The school's goals included "building spiritual community" and "creating an atmosphere conducive to the power of unity."
Registration is now open for the Oregon Badasht Bahá'í Summer School, August 10-15, 2010. All are welcome to attend. The theme for the conference is "Choose For Yourself a Noble Goal." This year's Badasht Bahá'í Summer School promises to be a truly distinctive experience. There will be workshops for all age groups and the schedule is designed to foster the "building of spiritual community."
The purpose of the Bahá’í Faith is to unite all of humanity and rebuild society. It's an organic process that can't be dictated from above. It starts with the individual's recognition that there is more to life than material gain, that we are spiritual beings and our greatest happiness truly is in serving others. Such a [...]
In 1863 Baha’u’llah declared that a New Day had arrived for humanity. Among His Teachings was the principle that universal education is essential for world peace. If universal education is to be achieved, there is certainly hope for a new world. But how will it be achieved? How will it be possible to educate all [...]