peace

  1. S

    Correction for the video War and Peace with Baha'i quotations

    I have seen that the links for the videos are only playing part 1. Therefore I send the individual links for all 4 videos (english): part 1: 1rko1p0kQCo part 2: Ditw1IsqRO0 part 3: Ld5Sw0UAZ5w part 4: ErERgfhPqgE On the YouTube channel are playlists for the english, german and greek...
  2. S

    War and Peace (video with Baha'i quotations)

    On the 21st of September is the UN International Day of Peace, which may offer the chance to talk to people about this topic. On YouTube you can find a new video (4 parts) about war and peace with Baha'i quotations (in english, german and greek): English: 1rko1p0kQCo German: SLzCWz3F_Uc...
  3. Walrus

    Korea moves towards Peace and Unity

    :D I have nothing to say on the matter (at the moment) except the title. ;)
  4. Y

    St. Hildegard of Bingen: Most Great Peace?

    I was curious to know what Baha'is thought about this prophecy published in a work of medieval theology and mysticism called the Liber Divinorum Operum (Book of Divine Works) by St. Hildegard of Bingen (1098 – 1179), also known as the Sibyl of the Rhine, who was a German Benedictine abbess...
  5. M

    Worldwide Peace and Unity

    Here as I am still reading the W.T. Pole book, I read parts which are just in line with the Bahai teachings and goal of Union and Peace on earth. We are told to for example not take sides in political matters because it causes war and may finally end in battle and slaughter; war cannot bring...
  6. Sarastro

    Pope Francis: World expects believers to work together for peace

    As a Catholic who appreciates many of the Baha'i ideas about unity I'd like to share today's talk of Pope Francis. World expects believers to work together for peace, pope says The world expects all people of religious faith to work with everyone for a better future, Pope Francis told...
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    Is universal Peace Unattainable and unrealistic?

    I very often hear from people that the Baha'I Vision of universal peace is unrealistic or unattainable. Here is my reasoning why this is quite possible. As we look around in the world, we see, there are many conflicts, specially much more in the east. The west is relatively a peaceful place...
  8. OliveBlossom

    A Prayer for Peace

    “Be generous in prosperity and thankful in adversity, Be fair in thy judgment, and guarded in thy speech. Be a lamp unto those who walk in darkness, and a home to the stranger. Be eyes to the blind, and a guiding light unto the feet of the erring. Be a breath of life to the body of humankind, a...
  9. Romane

    Waging Peace (or "The Sandpit Principle")

    I am going to take the position that what we were seeing, with the aggression, the battles, the upheavals and the conflicts is not a process of collapse but a process of construction, a process of waging peace, not war, a slow movement toward unification and harmony. Regardless the tribulations...
  10. Romane

    Women and the peace process

    Good morning First, a link to the news item on the Australian ABC news site which prompts this post. The purpose is to focus on the comments about women and their involvement in the peace process - the carnage and other acts of violence from both sides can be read anywhere else. Natasha...
  11. BlinkeyBill

    Egypt struggling for peace

    'Abdu'l-Baha's legacy to Egypt recalled, 100 years on COLLEGE PARK, Maryland, United States 20 April 2011 (BWNS) — As the open letter from the Baha'is of Egypt, calling for a national conversation about the future of their country, begins to generate widespread interest, similar discussions...
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    WMI Central: ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s Program for a Durable Peace: 1919

    WMI Central: ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s Program for a Durable Peace: 1919 'PEACE, PEACE, the lips of potentates and peoples unceasingly proclaim,” ‘Abdu’l-Bahá was heard to say in the months following the First World War, “whereas the fire of unquenched hatreds still smoulders in their hearts.”...
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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...
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    Baha'is angry at Obama for Iran peace talk

    It's no secret that Baha'i people want the Iranian regime to be destroyed. And who can blame them? 180 Baha'is have been murdered in the last 120 years and a whopping 7 are imprisoned in Iran as we speak. Baha'is around the globe are praying to the "master" that the famous "handshake" never...
  15. Julesy

    Blessings and peace, Baha'i friends!

    Blessings and greetings, friends! :) I'm not a Baha'i myself, actually a Orthodox Catholic , but I have great respect and love for the Baha'i Faith. I have always believed that all religions teach some type of spiritual truth and teach something that people of all faiths can learn from. While I...
  16. arthra

    New frontiers of learning about peace...

    Exploring new frontiers of learning about peace Exploring new frontiers of learning about peace - Bahá'í World News Service COLLEGE PARK, Maryland, United States, 6 December 2012, (BWNS) – The new incumbent of the Baha'i Chair for World Peace has been describing aspects of the program's future...
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    Peace be with you All

    Greeting All....I'm From Almost Heaven ....West Virginia...and have spent may years searching out the Many Faiths... From Ancient Sumerian ... to A Yaqui Way of Knowledge.. I See the Baha'i Faith as a Voice of Inclusion...not Exclusion... In a Beautiful Spiritual Unity...For All Humanity...
  18. arthra

    He had no rest or peace for thirty years...

    Abdu'l-Bahá, may our lives be sacrificed for His sacred dust, that peerless Beloved of the world, from the day that Bahá'u'lláh ascended until the hour of His own spotless soul's departure to the kingdom of light and the realm beyond, had neither a quiet night's rest nor a peaceful day, for...
  19. Pollwr

    Seeing Peace in War...

    I am find this passage from Seven Valleys mesmerising. "There was once a lover who had sighed for long years in separation from his beloved, and wasted in the fire of remoteness. From the rule of love, his heart was empty of patience, and his body weary of his spirit; he reckoned life without...
  20. arthra

    Abdul-Baha for peace!

    We've been commemorating the hundredth anniversary of Abdul-Baha's travelling to the United States and Canada in 1912. And a strong theme of His talks in the West was on the subject of world peace... He was invited to attend the International Peace Conference in Mohonk New York and delivered a...