1. Sen McGlinn

    House of Justice letter on international and home-front pioneering

    The Universal House of Justice has released a letter on the role of international and home-front pioneering in the 5-year Plan that has just begun. It begins by saying, “it is our hope that the friends will continue to consider entering the international arena, whenever their circumstances...
  2. arthra

    New website for International Baha'i community

    Just thought I'd share that there is a new website for the Baha'i International community and I've shared this on a few interfaith forums the last few days... I think one of the best places to introduce people to the Faith is here... The Bahá It has a (1) general introduction of the Baha'i...
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    International Religious Freedom Day

    International Religious Freedom Day Press Statement John Kerry Secretary of State Washington, DC October 27, 2013 Freedom of religion is a core American value, but it is not an American invention. It is the birthright of every individual, enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights...
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    Dr. Joshua Lincoln appointed Secretary General of the Baha’i International Community

    "HAIFA, Israel — The Baha'i International Community is pleased to announce the appointment of Joshua Lincoln as its new Secretary-General, effective today. The Secretary-General is the senior officer acting on behalf of the Universal House of Justice, the world governing body of the Baha'i...
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    Secretary-General, Baha'i International Community, Dr. Albert Lincoln, steps down

    The Secretary-General of the Baha'i International Community, Dr. Albert Lincoln, steps down after nineteen years 30 September 2013 "HAIFA, Israel — The Baha'i International Community announces that its Secretary-General, Dr. Albert Lincoln, is stepping down today after nineteen years of service...
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    Australia Inter-faith service for the International Day of Peace, Sat 28 Sept 7:30pm

    Special evening inter-faith service for the International Day of Peace, Saturday 28 September 7:30 pm at the Sydney Baha'i Temple: The service will feature readings from the sacred scriptures of the world's religions read by representatives of Sydney's major faith communities. It will also...
  7. arthra

    11th International Baha'i Convention:

  8. Sen McGlinn

    Appointment of members to the International Teachings Centre

    The members of the International Teaching Centre for the five-year term beginning 23 May 2013 are: Uransaikhan Baatar, Ramchand Coonjul, Antonella Demonte, Andrej Donoval, Praveen Mallik, Alison Milston, Juan Mora, Rachel Ndegwa and Mehranguiz Farid Tehrani. Former members Joan Lincoln...
  9. arthra

    International Baha'i Convention

    Delegates arrive for International Baha'i Convention 27 April 2013 HAIFA, Israel — More than 1,000 delegates representing 157 countries have arrived here to participate in the 11th International Baha'i Convention. A global election process that began with Baha'is in more than 100,000 cities and...
  10. arthra

    Aerial view of the International Centre

    Bahai Gardens, Haifa - Aerial view - YouTube
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    First International Baha'i Council

    I have a few questions about the following letter from the Guardian dated January 9. 1951. If anyone is not familiar with this I have been reproduced down below, the relevant selections are in bold Proclaim National Assemblies of East and West weighty epoch-making decision of formation of...
  12. WorkInProgress

    International Day of Peace

    One Minute of Silence for Peace - at Noon in all Time Zones Please attend The One Minute of Silence at noon in all time zones across the planet on the International Day of Peace, Sept. 21st - as requested by Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the United Nations. Please share this request so that...
  13. bwb

    International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran – A Reporters’ Guide

    The International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran web site has posted a very useful summary of information about the human rights situation in Iran. It has some mentions of the persecuted Baha'i community in it. I definitely suggest downloading it, if you are interested in the human rights...
  14. bwb

    International Criminal Court arrest warrant?

    International Criminal Court arrest warrant Browsing the web, I came across this article on an Iranian secular pro-democracy web site, which suggests that the International Criminal Court should issue an arrest warrant for Khamenei and Ahmadinejad. Secular Democracy: It All Starts With the...
  15. bwb

    International outcry at prison sentences for Iranian Baha'i leaders

    International outcry at prison sentences for Iranian Baha'i leaders 11 August 2010 GENEVA — Reports that seven Iranian Baha'i leaders have each received prison sentences of 20 years have been met with condemnation from governments and human rights organizations around the world. Australia...