National Spiritual Assembly

Reporting bicentenary activities

Reporting bicentenary activities

Posted: 2019/10/28

“[T]he National Spiritual Assembly wishes to capture, however inadequately, the inspiring ways in which the Canadian community has marked this momentous period in our history”

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Message to Canada’s Bahá’ís and those at their sides in the field of service

Message to Canada’s Bahá’ís and those at their sides in the field of service

Posted: 2019/09/24

“How might each team, each family, each community celebrate the Holy Days themselves in settings small and large, as part of the worldwide wave that will encircle the planet?”

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Design for the Shrine of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá

Design for the Shrine of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá

Posted: 2019/09/20

“The structure that is envisaged in the design seeks to honour ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s unique position as the Centre of the Covenant, and to reflect at once His lofty station and His humility.”

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Message from the National Spiritual Assembly to the Bahá’ís of Canada – 7 September 2019

Message from the National Spiritual Assembly to the Bahá’ís of Canada – 7 September 2019

Posted: 2019/09/06

“More and more, the believers are describing how the sweetness of teaching is becoming a way of life. More and more, they are finding in their receptive friends, families and new acquaintances the kindred spirits with whom they will walk a path of service.”

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Messages regarding resources for bicentenary preparations

Messages regarding resources for bicentenary preparations

Posted: 2019/09/06

“As preparations for the bicentenary of the Birth of the Báb are continuing to accelerate across the country, we are writing to draw your attention to two resources available to support your local celebrations.”

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Message from the National Spiritual Assembly regarding contribution goals

Message from the National Spiritual Assembly regarding contribution goals

Posted: 2019/07/31

“We now call the friends across the country, while continuing to support the unique and historic project placed before us, to arise with equal love, determination and sacrifice to meet the remainder of the contribution goals…”

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Message from the National Spiritual Assembly to the Bahá’ís of Canada — 1 August 2019

Message from the National Spiritual Assembly to the Bahá’ís of Canada — 1 August 2019

Posted: 2019/07/31

“Since the first days of summer, in a surge of activity over 450 youth and junior youth of diverse ages and backgrounds have gathered around the Word of God in institute campaigns, junior youth camps and teaching projects across the country.”

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From the National Spiritual Assembly on the anniversary of the Martyrdom of the Báb

From the National Spiritual Assembly on the anniversary of the Martyrdom of the Báb

Posted: 2019/07/09

“On the eve of the anniversary of the Martyrdom of the Báb, which begins at sunset on 9 July, the National Spiritual Assembly wished to send you as a token of its love this passage…”

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Message from the National Spiritual Assembly to the Bahá’ís of Canada — 24 June 2019

Message from the National Spiritual Assembly to the Bahá’ís of Canada — 24 June 2019

Posted: 2019/06/21

“Between now and the Twin Holy Days on 29 and 30 October, we urge each of you to re-examine the calls in the National Assembly’s 6 April 2018 letter and think of how your own efforts to build the world anew can achieve new levels of focus and intensity, whatever your circumstances.”

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Appointment of the members of the International Board of Trustees of Ḥuqúqu’lláh

Appointment of the members of the International Board of Trustees of Ḥuqúqu’lláh

Posted: 2019/05/27

“We are delighted to announce the appointment of the members of the International Board of Trustees of Ḥuqúqu’lláh for a five-year term commencing on the anniversary of the Declaration of the Báb…”

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