National Spiritual Assembly

Message from the National Spiritual Assembly – 23 March 2020

Message from the National Spiritual Assembly – 23 March 2020

Posted: 2020/03/25

“Many friends have been inquiring about how to make contributions to the funds of the Faith, as well as payments to the Right of God, since the Feast, as one way to contribute, is not being celebrated face to face in many communities.”

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Message from the National Spiritual Assembly to the Bahá’ís of Canada – 16 March 2020

Message from the National Spiritual Assembly to the Bahá’ís of Canada – 16 March 2020

Posted: 2020/03/16

“The National Assembly has been receiving many inquiries about the measures that should be taken by the Bahá’í community to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)…”

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Message from the National Spiritual Assembly to the Bahá’ís of Canada – 31 January 2020

Message from the National Spiritual Assembly to the Bahá’ís of Canada – 31 January 2020

Posted: 2020/01/31

“In the final months of the Plan, we have no doubt that Canada’s goal of establishing an intensive programme of growth in 119 clusters will be won. Tens of those clusters will be working with the larger numbers that begin to affect the culture, the very spirit of a place.”

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Message regarding developments in the construction of the Shrine of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá

Message regarding developments in the construction of the Shrine of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá

Posted: 2020/01/14

The National Spiritual Assembly is delighted to share the following news from a letter…written on behalf of the Universal House of Justice, about the progress that has been made in the construction of the Shrine of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá.

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Message from the National Spiritual Assembly regarding Canada’s support of the Continental Fund

Message from the National Spiritual Assembly regarding Canada’s support of the Continental Fund

Posted: 2019/12/13

“…Shoghi Effendi has written that ‘the progress and execution of spiritual activities’ is ‘conditioned upon material means’. Thus, your contributions both help sustain the activities and channel financial resources in ways that promote the well-being of humanity.”

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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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