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Message from the National Spiritual Assembly regarding pilgrimage – 14 October 2020

Message from the National Spiritual Assembly regarding pilgrimage – 14 October 2020

Posted: 2020/10/15

“‘…it has become necessary to extend the suspension of nine-day pilgrimage until the start of the 2021–2022 season in October 2021.'”

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Message from the National Spiritual Assembly concerning details of Mr. Douglas Martin’s funeral

Message from the National Spiritual Assembly concerning details of Mr. Douglas Martin’s funeral

Posted: 2020/10/01

“We are writing in response to the many inquiries being received concerning details of Mr. Douglas Martin’s funeral, which will take place early Friday afternoon, 2 October 2020.”

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Message from the National Spiritual Assembly regarding the passing of Douglas Martin

Message from the National Spiritual Assembly regarding the passing of Douglas Martin

Posted: 2020/10/01

“[I]t was with grieving hearts that we learned of the passing, late on 28 September, of our dearly-loved friend, Douglas Martin. His singular contributions to the development of the Cause in Canada prompt us to add these words…”

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The passing of Douglas Martin

The passing of Douglas Martin

Posted: 2020/09/29

“With mournful hearts already brimming with sorrow, we announce the passing of our much-loved, much-admired former colleague, Douglas Martin.”

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The passing of Dr. Farzam Arbab

The passing of Dr. Farzam Arbab

Posted: 2020/09/28

“With grief-stricken hearts we mourn the sudden passing of our former colleague, our dearly loved brother Farzam Arbab…”

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The passing of Violette Haake

The passing of Violette Haake

Posted: 2020/09/28

“Our hearts sorrow at the passing of dearly loved Violette Haake.”

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Compilation on social action

Compilation on social action

Posted: 2020/08/28

“The compilation, prepared by the Research Department at the request of the House of Justice, contains 253 extracts, thematically arranged, several of which appear in English translation for the first time.”

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Message from the Universal House of Justice regarding racial prejudice

Message from the Universal House of Justice regarding racial prejudice

Posted: 2020/07/31

“The truths in this message about the nature of prejudice and how change is accomplished are as applicable to the Canadian context of cultural and racial prejudice as they are to conditions in our sister community of the United States.”

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New “Offering to Serve” online portal

New “Offering to Serve” online portal

Posted: 2020/07/24

“A new ‘Offering to Serve’ online portal, replacing the previous website, is now active and accessible at service.bwc.org.”

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Message from the National Spiritual Assembly to the Bahá’ís of Canada and those who are working at their sides – 10 July 2020

Message from the National Spiritual Assembly to the Bahá’ís of Canada and those who are working at their sides – 10 July 2020

Posted: 2020/07/13

“[W]e now raise a call for the friends across the country, young and old, to rise as one in an equally unprecedented wave of prayer, establishing a regular devotional gathering in every household associated with the Greatest Name in Canada.”

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