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Recording of Mr. Paul Lample’s keynote address at the Association for Bahá’í Studies conference

Recording of Mr. Paul Lample’s keynote address at the Association for Bahá’í Studies conference

Posted: 2021/07/28

The video recording is now available on ABS’ Vimeo channel.

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Online memorial service in honour of former member of the Universal House of Justice Mr. Douglas Martin

Online memorial service in honour of former member of the Universal House of Justice Mr. Douglas Martin

Posted: 2021/07/26

“The recording of the program will go live on 1 August 2021 at 7:30 p.m. Central Daylight Time (CDT)…”

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Twenty-six newly translated prayers revealed by ‘Abdu’l-Bahá now available in French

Twenty-six newly translated prayers revealed by ‘Abdu’l-Bahá now available in French

Posted: 2021/07/15

French translations of twenty-six prayers revealed by ‘Abdu’l-Bahá have been made available. This follows the previously shared new English translations of the prayers in March.

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Letter written on behalf of the Universal House of Justice regarding pilgrimage and brief visits to the Holy Land

Letter written on behalf of the Universal House of Justice regarding pilgrimage and brief visits to the Holy Land

Posted: 2021/07/12

“[C]onditions are improving at a pace that, God willing, makes it possible for brief visits to the Holy Land to resume as early as this summer.”

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Believing is Seeing: Reflecting on prayer and service

Believing is Seeing: Reflecting on prayer and service

Posted: 2021/07/02

A youth in the Springdale neighbourhood in Brampton, Ont., writes about the effects of service on her perspective of life and the decisions she makes for her future.

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Honouring the memory of lost children

Honouring the memory of lost children

Posted: 2021/06/29

“‘[O]ur neighbourhood has planned a gathering to learn more about our shared history.'”

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Message from the National Spiritual Assembly to all the friends serving the Cause in Canada – 21 June 2021

Message from the National Spiritual Assembly to all the friends serving the Cause in Canada – 21 June 2021

Posted: 2021/06/21

“Whether a youth or no longer so, each must weigh the complex priorities of life to decide what regular or extended time can be offered up to the teaching work in this year.”

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Message from the National Spiritual Assembly regarding the appointment of Auxiliary Board members

Message from the National Spiritual Assembly regarding the appointment of Auxiliary Board members

Posted: 2021/06/17

“The Universal House of Justice has determined that, exceptionally, the new term for Auxiliary Board members will begin on 1 July 2021 rather than on the Day of the Covenant this year…”

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Message from the National Spiritual Assembly — 31 May 2021

Message from the National Spiritual Assembly — 31 May 2021

Posted: 2021/06/01

“To honour the young souls, their families and communities, we call for all the friends to offer special prayers over the next weeks…”

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Message from the Universal House of Justice to the participants gathered in Matunda Soy, Kenya, for the public inauguration of the House of Worship

Message from the Universal House of Justice to the participants gathered in Matunda Soy, Kenya, for the public inauguration of the House of Worship

Posted: 2021/05/31

“This structure of elegant simplicity will surely become a focal point for the life of so many individuals and families…”

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