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A test of unity

A test of unity

Posted: 2017/12/07

An animator from a Toronto neighbourhood shares the story of how a crisis of unity led to a stronger and more united junior youth group just in time for the bicentenary of the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh.

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The warmth of a neighbourhood celebration

The warmth of a neighbourhood celebration

Posted: 2017/11/15

A Montreal Bahá’í reflects on how hosting a neighbourhood celebration of the bicentenary of the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh shifted her attitude regarding holy days celebrated at the local level.

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Song: Splendeur inaltérable

Song: Splendeur inaltérable

Posted: 2017/10/16

Composed for the occasion of the bicentenary of Bahá’u’lláh’s birth, this song puts His words to music in French, starting with “Hear Me, ye mortal birds!”

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Canada prepares to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Bahá’u’lláh’s birth

Canada prepares to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Bahá’u’lláh’s birth

Posted: 2017/09/19

From Vancouver, B.C. to Charlottetown, P.E.I.; an overview of some of the plans and activities of the friends leading up to the bicentenary on October 21-22, 2017.

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Momentum builds toward a “flourishing of activity” in Quebec

Momentum builds toward a “flourishing of activity” in Quebec

Posted: 2017/07/21

Two teaching conferences—one in Montréal, one in Québec City—took place in April, inspiring action in preparation for the upcoming bicentenaries.

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A poem inspired by a lesson from the junior youth text The Human Temple

A poem inspired by a lesson from the junior youth text The Human Temple

Posted: 2015/12/01

This poem, called “Sweet Escape,” was written by Nadia Alikashani, a participant of a junior youth group in West Vancouver. The poem was inspired by the third lesson in the junior youth text The Human Temple.

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Photos from unit conventions across the country

Photos from unit conventions across the country

Posted: 2015/02/24

Here are photos from unit conventions that took place across the country in late January and early February.

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St. Albert, Atla. and Milton, Ont. celebrate unity in diversity

St. Albert, Atla. and Milton, Ont. celebrate unity in diversity

Posted: 2015/02/06

For two decades, the Bahá’ís of St. Albert, Alta. have been reaching out to residents of their city to collaborate on promoting an annual “Unity in Diversity” celebration.

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Ottawa hosts “Fun, Fund and Flourishing”

Ottawa hosts “Fun, Fund and Flourishing”

Posted: 2015/01/22

A sector in Ottawa, Ont. organized a fundraiser to help meet the contribution goals for the Spiritual Assembly. The friends wanted this gathering to explore the connection between growth and sacrificial giving.

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Photos of activities from across Canada

Photos of activities from across Canada

Posted: 2014/11/21

A gallery of photos from across Canada that show the friends engaged in various activities, which include the celebration of the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh and the Regional Bahá’í Council elections.

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