On Nov. 26, the Bahá’ís of St. John’s will mark the 100th anniversary of the passing of Abdu’l-Bahá – a Figure they look toward as the Perfect Model of how to live a good life.
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.
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.
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.
“On this two hundredth anniversary of Bahá’u’lláh’s appearance, the many who are part of this enterprise are reaching out to those around them with a simple invitation: seize this opportunity to find out who He was and what He represents. Put to the test the remedy He has prescribed. His coming offers sure proof that […]
This year, Bahá’ís will mark the bicentennial of the birth of Bahá’u’lláh, Whose Teachings hold the promise to unite the human race.