Universal House of Justice

Letter from the Universal House of Justice to all National Spiritual Assemblies – 9 May 2020

Letter from the Universal House of Justice to all National Spiritual Assemblies – 9 May 2020

Posted: 2020/05/11

“It is essential, then, that the steps being taken to learn how to apply the Plan’s framework for action to the current circumstances of the world continue in earnest…”

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Letter written on behalf of the Universal House of Justice regarding the application of Bahá’í burial law in light of the health crisis

Letter written on behalf of the Universal House of Justice regarding the application of Bahá’í burial law in light of the health crisis

Posted: 2020/04/29

“Although Bahá’í law concerning the burial of the dead is clear, yet in case of serious and contagious diseases, whatever advice the health authorities provide must be followed.”

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Ridván 2020 message

Ridván 2020 message

Posted: 2020/04/21

“The first reality is the growing consciousness around the world of the looming and appalling dangers carried by the coronavirus pandemic…The second reality, one that is daily more apparent, is the resilience and undiminished vitality of the Bahá’í world in the face of a challenge which has no likeness in living memory.”

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Message from the Universal House of Justice to the Bahá’ís of the World – Naw-Rúz 177

Message from the Universal House of Justice to the Bahá’ís of the World – Naw-Rúz 177

Posted: 2020/03/19

“Seldom has it been more evident that society’s collective strength is dependent on the unity it can manifest in action…and we know that you are giving your support to the essential efforts being made in this regard to protect the health and welfare of all.”

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Message written on behalf the Universal House of Justice regarding pilgrimage – 12 March 2020

Message written on behalf the Universal House of Justice regarding pilgrimage – 12 March 2020

Posted: 2020/03/13

“The current situation and the escalating measures being taken by governments and airlines have now necessitated the suspension of pilgrimage and brief visits to the Holy Land until such time as circumstances permit them to resume.”

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Message from the Universal House of Justice to the Bahá’ís of the World – 8 November 2019

Message from the Universal House of Justice to the Bahá’ís of the World – 8 November 2019

Posted: 2019/11/11

“The measure of what you have achieved—not only in the last few weeks, but during a two-year period of remarkable advance now brought to a stunning climax—compels us to address you who are the visible hosts of a movement that has proved itself irrepressible.”

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The passing of ‘Ali Nakhjavani

The passing of ‘Ali Nakhjavani

Posted: 2019/10/11

“We mourn the loss of an extraordinary figure who leaves behind a distinguished legacy of uninterrupted service to the Cause of God.”

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Message from the Universal House of Justice marking the bicentenary of the Birth of the Báb

Message from the Universal House of Justice marking the bicentenary of the Birth of the Báb

Posted: 2019/10/01

“…[L]ike a spring storm, the Báb came to purge and purify, to uproot the withered and spent customs of a wayward age, and to wash away the obscuring dust from the eyes of those blinded by illusion.”

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New pilgrimage online portal

New pilgrimage online portal

Posted: 2019/07/31

“A new online portal is now active and accessible through the website pilgrimage.bahai.org.”

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Bahá’í World website launches

Bahá’í World website launches

Posted: 2019/06/14

“[I]t is timely to establish The Bahá’í World as a website…with content that conveys advances at the levels of thought and action and reflects the Faith’s purpose and mission in the world.”

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