Institutions

From the Universal House of Justice to the Bahá’ís of the World – 26 November 2018

From the Universal House of Justice to the Bahá’ís of the World – 26 November 2018

Posted: 2018/11/29

“…every Bahá’í heart is stirred by remembrance of Him Who is the Mystery of God, the Centre of Bahá’u’lláh’s impregnable Covenant, the Mainspring of the Oneness of Humanity, the embodiment of every Bahá’í ideal, the Most Mighty Branch of God where under all can find shelter”

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Passing of Shapoor Monadjem

Passing of Shapoor Monadjem

Posted: 2018/11/26

A message dated 16 November, 2018 from the Universal House of Justice, announcing the passing of “greatly loved servant of the Blessed Beauty” Shapoor Monadjem.

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Compilation on the Institution of the Mashriq’l-Adhkár

Compilation on the Institution of the Mashriq’l-Adhkár

Posted: 2018/11/15

“The compilation consists of eighty-six extracts from the Writings of Bahá’u’lláh and ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, the writings of Shoghi Effendi, and the letters of the Universal House of Justice.  Twenty-two of these are newly translated and appear in English for the first time.”

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Message from the Universal House of Justice to the Bahá’ís of the World – 9 November 2018

Message from the Universal House of Justice to the Bahá’ís of the World – 9 November 2018

Posted: 2018/11/12

“Therefore, on this sacred occasion of the Festivals of the Twin Birthdays, we are pleased to announce that the Office of Social and Economic Development now effloresces into a new world-embracing institution established at the World Centre, the Bahá’í International Development Organization.”

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Letter written on behalf of the Universal House of Justice to an individual believer – 27 December 2017

Letter written on behalf of the Universal House of Justice to an individual believer – 27 December 2017

Posted: 2018/09/17

“There can be no doubt whatever”, Bahá’u’lláh asserts, “that the peoples of the world, of whatever race or religion, derive their inspiration from one heavenly Source, and are the subjects of one God.”

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National Spiritual Assembly by-election result

National Spiritual Assembly by-election result

Posted: 2018/08/29

The following is the result of the National Spiritual Assembly’s by-election, held on 15 August, 2018, to fill one vacancy.

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Letter from the Universal House of Justice for the dedication of the House of Worship in Colombia

Letter from the Universal House of Justice for the dedication of the House of Worship in Colombia

Posted: 2018/07/25

While the fruits of the committed labours of growing numbers are witnessed across the whole of Colombia, the region of Norte del Cauca is blessed with the singular honour of being the site of the first Bahá’í House of Worship in the country.

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Upcoming by-election for the National Spiritual Assembly

Upcoming by-election for the National Spiritual Assembly

Posted: 2018/07/20

The following is a copy of a letter sent to all delegates advising them that, with love and regret, the National Spiritual Assembly has accepted Mr. Enayat Rawhani’s request to be permitted to relinquish membership on the National Assembly. 

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Universal House of Justice responds to the 2018 National Convention message

Universal House of Justice responds to the 2018 National Convention message

Posted: 2018/06/12

“Our hearts were moved by the longing of the friends gathered at your National Convention to fulfil the vital spiritual obligations entrusted to them.”

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Letter from the Board of Trustees Huqúqu’lláh to the 2018 National Convention

Letter from the Board of Trustees Huqúqu’lláh to the 2018 National Convention

Posted: 2018/06/04

“It is with great pleasure that the Board of Trustees of Huququ’llah in Canada writes to the delegates of the National Convention…”

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