unity

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December Resources

News

Click HERE for more locally-hosted online devotions, story nights, discussion groups, and more on our website calendar! Unity in Diversity, by Fisher Ng “…Far from the dichotomous thinking that poses variation and oneness as conflictual opposites is the verity that concepts of oneness and diversity, as with many other seemingly polar opposites, are instead complimentary. [...]

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Unity in Diversity

Perspectives

by Fisher Ng Variation is inherent in the universe in the laws of probability, the statistical distribution of characteristics in populations, and the sensitive dynamics of nature. Variation also emerges in the differing opinions, the manifold religious beliefs, the breadth of cultural values, and the variety of aspirations held by humanity. Despite these vast differences, [...]

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August Resources 2020

News

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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What is real unity?

Bahá’í Writings

“The unity which is productive of unlimited results is first a unity of mankind which recognizes that all are sheltered beneath the overshadowing glory of the All-Glorious, that all are servants of one God; for all breathe the same atmosphere, live upon the same earth, move beneath the same heavens, receive effulgence from the same [...]

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Resources June 2020

Perspectives

Online Devotions: Saturday, June 6, 7:30 – 8:00am. Early morning prayers to start the weekend on a spiritual note. Everyone is welcome. For more information, please call Jan at 503-639-8919. Online Devotions: Sunday, June 7, 10:00 – 10:30am. For more information, please call our Vancouver Bahá’í information line at 971-248-5219.  Sponsored by the Local Spiritual [...]

Resources May 2020

Perspectives, Videos

https://www.bahaiblog.net/2020/05/the-coronavirus-pandemic-stepping-stone-or-stumbling-block-sovaida-maani-ewing/ “In this presentation hosted by the Wilmette Institute, Sovaida Ma’ani Ewing explores how while our experience with the coronavirus pandemic is extremely painful, it also provides us a rich opportunity to build a more peaceful and secure world.  Sovaida Ma’ani Ewing is an international lawyer, author and the founding director of The Center for Peace and [...]

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January Events 2019

Videos

In the Portland metro area, an important documentary will be shown Tuesday, January 22nd, at 10:00 pm on KOPB.  “The documentary An American Story: Race Amity and the Other Tradition, will be shown in a new series of national broadcasts. The film will be broadcast on the WORLD Channel and its family of 155 affiliated public [...]

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