‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s itinerary in Montreal

Posted: 2015/09/01

Here is an itinerary of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s time in Montreal, Que. along with links to some of the talks he gave, based on an account of May Maxwell and first published on the “Arise in His Name” website. He visited Montreal from 30 August to 9 September 1912.

Friday, 30 August, evening
Arrival Maxwell House, Pine Ave.

Saturday, 31 August, morning
Accounts of arrival in newspapers; healing of sick child of Maxwell’s neighbours; visits by various people

Sunday, 1 September, morning
Address to Congregation, Church of the Messiah
Talk at the Church of the Messiah

Monday,  2 September, morning
Drawing Room Meeting, Pine Ave.—“Material and Divine Philosophy”; Second Drawing Room Meeting, Pine Ave.—“Immortality”
Talks: The Master’s Greeting, Immortality

Tuesday, 3 September, evening
Third Drawing Room Meeting – “Man and Nature”; Address on Economics, Coronation Hall, 204 St. Lawrence St.
Talks: The Nature of Man, Economics

Wednesday, 4 September, evening
Address at Pine Ave.—“A World-Wide Spiritual Brotherhood”

Thursday, 5 September, evening
Public Address at St. James Methodist Church
Talk at St. James Methodist Church

At some point (unspecified in May Maxwell’s Account)
‘Abdu’l-Bahá drove to the top of Mt. Royal.