News of Community Properties Fund

News of Community Properties Fund

Posted: 2019/03/13

“Between now and the end of the Plan, new life will be given to neighbourhoods, clusters and regions that are experiencing growth, through the removal of obstacles of space.”

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Homefront pioneering: “our next teaching act”

Homefront pioneering: “our next teaching act”

Posted: 2019/03/07

The call to raise the number of clusters with intensive programs of growth, first shared in 2015, continues to resonate throughout the world to this day. Here we follow one family that immediately responded to the goals set by the Universal House of Justice and set out to pioneer to a cluster looking to grow.

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Compilation on prayer and devotional life

Compilation on prayer and devotional life

Posted: 2019/03/05

“It is the hope of the House of Justice that this compilation, prepared by the Research Department at its request, will be studied widely and will be of assistance to individuals, families, and communities as they strive to evoke the spirit of the Mashriqu’l-Adhkár in the creation of occasions where any soul may inhale the divine fragrances…”

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The bounty of tests

The bounty of tests

Posted: 2019/03/05

A woman in Winnipeg, after facing an unexpected test, found that by relying on God and continuing her teaching efforts she has found greater happiness and confirmation than ever before.

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These days of giving

These days of giving

Posted: 2019/02/27

“Let the days in excess of the months be placed before the month of fasting. We have ordained that these, amid all nights and days, shall be the manifestations of the letter Há, and thus they have not been bounded by the limits of the year and its months.”

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A light from the world beyond

A light from the world beyond

Posted: 2019/02/11

The following poem was written by 12-year-old Manar Ali Vink when she completed a study of the Dawnbreakers with some adults and youth in her Vancouver community.

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New volume of Bahá’u’lláh’s mystical works

New volume of Bahá’u’lláh’s mystical works

Posted: 2019/02/11

“The volume contains seven Tablets, all revealed before 1863, including the long anticipated retranslation of the Seven Valleys and the Four Valleys.”

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Message to Canada’s unit conventions — 2019

Message to Canada’s unit conventions — 2019

Posted: 2019/02/06

“It is with joy that the National Spiritual Assembly greets you, participants in a unique electoral process described in the powerful 18 January 2019 message of the Universal House of Justice to the Bahá’ís of the world as itself an expression of peace.”

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New national website

New national website

Posted: 2019/02/04

“The National Spiritual Assembly is delighted to announce the relaunch of our official national website, with a new design and content, including pages that highlight the history and community in each of the regions.”

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Reflections from a “Granimator”

Reflections from a “Granimator”

Posted: 2019/01/25

Recognizing and responding to the needs of your community can take many forms, like offering space or rides, to help outreach or to facilitate an activity. This grandmother in Calgary had to quickly learn to arise and take on any role that was being asked of her, including that of a junior youth animator.

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