The first day of Ridván

The first day of Ridván

Posted: 2018/04/12

The first day of Ridván is 21 April this year. Here is a description of this time written by Adib Taherzadeh.

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Message from the National Spiritual Assembly, 6 April 2018

Message from the National Spiritual Assembly, 6 April 2018

Posted: 2018/04/06

“It is with joy that the National Spiritual Assembly shares with you a message to the Bahá’ís of Canada, raising two urgent calls to action: one to all the friends and one to the young ones of the community. It is our hope that this message will be widely circulated, studied and acted on by the friends.”

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Generations of prayer

Generations of prayer

Posted: 2018/03/23

The following is a reflection from a new mother on how seeing her father pray influenced her own connection with prayer.

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On the day of Naw-Rúz

On the day of Naw-Rúz

Posted: 2018/03/20

In 1909, on the first Naw-Rúz celebrated by ‘Abdu’l-Bahá after His confinement, historic moments illuminated both the East and the West. The following excerpt from God Passes By describes what took place across the world that day.

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Opening doors through the arts

Opening doors through the arts

Posted: 2018/03/14

The community of Victoria, B.C. had a resoundingly positive response to a play that presented concepts from the teachings of Bahá’u’lláh, reminiscent of the Shoghi Effendi’s statement that “Art can better awaken such noble sentiments than cold rationalizing, especially among the mass of the people.”

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Ruhi Book 9 develops participants’ love for their Creator

Ruhi Book 9 develops participants’ love for their Creator

Posted: 2018/03/09

An intensive study of Ruhi Book 9: Gaining an Historical Perspective has given nine friends a deeper understanding into their relationship with their Creator.

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Insights gained from this year’s unit conventions

Insights gained from this year’s unit conventions

Posted: 2018/03/01

Four questions posed by the National Spiritual Assembly at this year’s unit conventions opened avenues for consultation across the country.

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Spring 2018 Issue of Bahá’í Canada

Spring 2018 Issue of Bahá’í Canada

Posted: 2018/02/13

Spring 2018 Issue of Bahá’í Canada: Celebrating the Bicentenary of the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh.

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“Every choice… leaves a trace” – reflections from an Ontario seasonal school

“Every choice… leaves a trace” – reflections from an Ontario seasonal school

Posted: 2018/02/08

A winter camp in Ontario brought together about 80 participants of all ages to unite around the Teachings of Bahá’u’lláh and guidance from the Universal House of Justice.

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Letter written on behalf of the Universal House of Justice to several believers, 29 November 2017

Letter written on behalf of the Universal House of Justice to several believers, 29 November 2017

Posted: 2018/02/01

“The Universal House of Justice has received your email letter of 21 June 2017 raising questions about the involvement of the Bahá’í community in addressing the issue of anthropogenic climate change.”

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