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Ridvan message released

Editorial, April 21, 2014

The 2014 Ridvan message from the Universal House of Justice is available in English at the official website. High points of the 3-page message include a report on the way the planned construction of a local Mashriqu’l-Adhkar (House of Worship) on the island of Tanna in Vanuatu has energised the Bahais and engaged the wider community. 129 more words

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Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Human Virtues

“Truthfulness,” He asserts, “is the foundation of all human virtues. Without truthfulness progress and success, in all the worlds of God, are impossible for any soul.

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Sonya Ahmadi returns to prison in Mashhad


HRANA, April 17, 2014

Sonya Ahmadi ( سونیا احمدی ), returned to Vakil Abad prison in Mashhad on April 17, after three months’ furlough. She began serving her 5-year sentence, on charges of teaching the Bahai Faith and membership of the Bahai community, on September 2, 2012, but she was released early on January 10, 2014, with the promise that her complete freedom would follow. 71 more words

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Basic Teachings of the Baha'i Faith

The planetization of mankind

There are no ten commandments in the Baha’i Faith, however there are lists of principles that have been extrapolated from the Baha’i Holy Writings. 1,349 more words

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Aliens? Aliens.

This is something that I have been thinking about for a very long time. I am unabashedly a big nerd. I love comics, I love science (have you been watching… 438 more words

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Poetic Reflection on a Baha'i Sacred Writing

O Oppressors on Earth!

Withdraw your hands from tyranny, for I have pledged Myself not to forgive any man’s injustice. This is My covenant which I have irrevocably decreed in the preserved tablet and sealed it with My seal of glory.

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Memory (2/2): part smoke and mirrors job

After posting the piece on tree felling last week, I thought it would be useful to follow up with this from several years ago, but recently reposted. 2,242 more words

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