This week will be a joyous one for the Bahá’is of the northeast Avalon as they celebrate the birth of Bahá’u’lláh and the birth of The Báb.
On Tuesday, Bahá’ís will commemorate the martyrdom of the Báb, a Messenger of God whom they regard as the Herald of their Faith.
The Bahá’ís of St. John’s invite people of all faiths and philosophies to attend this special gathering 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Sunday,June 24, at the Landing, Memorial University Centre, 1 Arctic Avenue. Well-known local jazz musicians Greg Bruce and Wade Tarling will be the featured artists.
The St. John’s Bahá’í community will celebrate its most joyous festival of the year with two public events at the Network Café on Saturday, March 21, and Sunday, March 29. All are welcome!
UN prosecutor and legal scholar Payam Akhavan recently shared his passion for human rights at a lecture in St. John’s. It was part of a series of lectures to be broadcast on the CBC Radio show Ideas this week, November 6 – 10.
A bicentennial event at the Rooms on Oct. 21 not only celebrated the life of Bahá’u’lláh but also echoed His call to peace, justice and unity.
The Bicentennial gala at the Rooms on Oct. 21 was only the beginning of a year of celebrating the 200th anniversary of Bahá’u’lláh’s birth. Individual Bahá’is and Bahá’i families will hold both private and public celebrations throughout the coming year – such as a party held on Oct. 28.
An Arab man proclaims the equality of men and women. A British teen realizes service rather than self-indulgence is the path to happiness. A man from Vanuatu says the revelation of Bahá’u’lláh helped his community adopt a spirit of resilience in the aftermath of a devastating cyclone. These are just a few of the many voices in […]