There is no class of ecclesiastics or clergy in the Baha'i Faith. Rather, it is administered by a unique combination of freely elected councils and a complementary institution of appointed advisers. This administrative system operates at the local, regional, national, and international levels. Guided by principles laid down in the writings of Baha'u'llah, Baha'is have [...]
Baha'is believe there is one race - the human race. "The earth is but one country and mankind its citizens." ~ Baha'u'llah
'Abdu'l-Baha was the Son of the Prophet-Founder of the Baha'i Faith. He passed away on 28 November 1921. He traveled to America in 1912. This video describes this Unique Personage.
"...these fruitless strifes, these ruinous wars shall pass away, and the 'Most Great Peace' shall come...." ~ Baha'u'llah Van Gilmer, Director of the Baha'i Chorale in Evanston, IL, discusses peace and what it has meant to him over the decades.
"The world of humanity has two wings -- one is women and the other men. Not until both wings are equally developed can the bird fly." ~ 'Abdu'l-Baha Dr. Wendi Momen, magistrate and author from the United Kingdom, speaks as a panelist for a side event hosted by the Baha'i International Community during the 55th [...]
"The well-being of mankind, its peace and security are unattainable unless and until its unity is firmly established." ~ Baha'u'llah Country singer Dan Seals wrote this song about the oneness of humanity.
"World peace is not only possible but inevitable. It is the next stage in the evolution of this planet -- in the words of one great thinker, 'the planetization of mankind'." ~ The Promise of World Peace, a letter to the peoples of the world by The Universal House of Justice