religion

  1. T

    Is the Bahai Faith the first religion meant for the whole of humanity?

    I have been learning about the Bahai Faith and have read that humanity is like a student and religions are like different grades in school and as the student (humanity) matures we are ready for new rules and teachings. Does that mean that every previous religion was meant for everyone? I can't...
  2. joey473

    Is there an unforgivable sin in the Bahai religion?

    Hey, my fellow Baha'is! I have a good question to discuss. Is there an unforgivable sin in the Bahai religion? I read in Christianity that it's not taking God's name in vain. I read that God can forgive you for that. I read it was an evil person trying to rebel against God and discredit God and...
  3. Y

    Religion Caused Civilization: archaeological evidence & the Baha'i theory of history

    Religion Caused Civilization: archaeological evidence & the Baha'i theory of history Religion Caused Civilization: archaeological evidence & the Baha'i theory of history This post is long and a bit rambling but I hope folks here read it because the significance of this is important: Recent...
  4. Fadl

    science / religion conflict: it's in your brain

    According to researchers at Case Western Reserve University and Babson College, the conflict between science and religion may have its origins in the structure of our brains. Read the article at link below and discuss: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/03/160323151838.htm
  5. tonyfish58

    Silencing Religion

    It all unfolds as written! Baha’u’llah said that first, the nations of the world would arm themselves with infernal engines of war, and when fully armed would attack each other like bloodthirsty beasts. As a result, there would be enormous bloodshed throughout the world. Then the...
  6. I

    Refuting accusations: Baha'i Religion created by Russians and Britishs

    Among the accusations made by some Iranians, either Muslim or secular, is the claim or belief that Baha'i Religion is created by Russians or British People as a way to weaken Iran and Shi'a Islam. These people, even up to this day, have kept such view regarding Baha'i Faith...
  7. A

    Religion has nothing to do with God?

    Someone recently posited the idea that religion might have nothing to do with God. I'm in absolute agreement. All religions, and I mean all, are essentially of man rather than of God. God , in the first commandment and when he stated " I am who am ", told us who He is and then left it up to us...
  8. Romane

    Could humanity survive without religion?

    Most dear friends There is a current article at One Country in which a Rabbi asks this very question. This article is a review of the book which he has written. Could humanity survive without religion? | One Country A most interesting read, and am certain that it will bring quite a number pof...
  9. BlinkeyBill

    Bridging The Gap Between Religion And Mental Illness

    This subject has been discussed a little in the past, but I feel it needs being kept in our awareness more. I have because of my past training in working in the field of working with people of very severe mental illness, and then later in life because of having a very severe disabling illness...
  10. sweetcakes

    Hey! :) <3

    Hello beautiful people! <3 :D I've never been this excited about a forum yet, I mean I have, but this is a new level of excitement. :D I would start off by saying how I was a Christian for a good 10 months, I left the faith around August 2014. During the time of walking in the Christian...
  11. BlinkeyBill

    History of Religion repeating over and over

    Dear friends During my studies of the different faiths one thing for me stands out, each one consideres their faith shall cover the world. If we study the expectations of the Jewish faith we see they wait for the Mesiah who will be a king of Israel and deliver them from all their enemies by...
  12. J

    Science and Religion

    by Christopher Buck Consider what it is that singles man out from among created beings, and makes of him a creature apart. Is it not his reasoning power, his intelligence? Shall he not make use of these in his study of religion? I say unto you: weigh carefully in the balance of reason and...
  13. L

    Evolution of Religion

    The Evolution of Religion Itself
  14. tonyfish58

    How Religion Changes a Chinese Billionaire Developer

    Dear Friends - I will be away for a week This is a good story worth sharing Quote from link "Religion has changed everything. At age 45, Ms. Zhang is reinventing herself as a moral and modest Baha'i convert who has transcended materialistic pursuits and now wants to focus on charity and...
  15. M

    What is more important: religion or love?

    I offer this question up as a subject for discussion. I am not in any way claiming that there is an incompatibility between the two. I'm just hoping to generate some interesting comments that might expand my own understanding and life...
  16. M

    Religion is God's Love

    Religion is a manifestation of God's love for us. We can get into a mindset that we practice a religion for God. This is not true! We practice religion for the good of humanity, for the good of our families, and for our own good. It is all for us!
  17. D

    O Baha break the idol of religion

    We see them rushing on towards their idol. Say: None shall be secure this Day from the decree of God. This indeed is a grievous Day. We point out to them those that led them astray. They see them, and yet recognize them not. Their eyes are drunken; they are indeed a blind people. They that...
  18. D

    Sen's Daily: Egypt’s constitutional committee approves religion articles

    Sen's Daily: Egypt’s constitutional committee approves religion articles Made Masr, November 30, 2013 'The committee tasked with amending the Egyptian constitution has passed the first 50 articles of Egypt’s new draft constitution with large majorities. The second article states that Islam is...
  19. D

    OC: Canada: Ask the Religion Experts: Can we learn more from the lives of the...

    Ottawa Citizen: Canada: Ask the Religion Experts: Can we learn more from the lives of the righteous or the sinners? NOVEMBER 28, 2013 Extracts below are taken from the following article: Ask the Religion Experts: Can we learn more from the lives of the righteous or the sinners? 'RADHIKA SEKAR...