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  1. K

    Writing to the Universal House of Justice

    Does anybody know how I can write to the Universal House of Justice when I want to ask for its guidance? Sent from my SM-G610F using Tapatalk
  2. D

    Relative Fallibility of The Guardian and the Universal House of Justice

    What is the relative fallibility of the Universal House of Justice and Shoghi Effendi? In other words, does the House have the necessary potency of authority to modify interpretations made by Shoghi Effendi?
  3. M

    universal cycles?

    Adam to Mohammad was the previous cycle yes? And there were other cycles before since the universe has no starting point. How come we that are in the next cycle observe remains of religions and prophets from the previous cycle and not the ones before, no claims to religions or life before adam...
  4. camachoe

    Will the Universal House of Justice become a civil government agency?

    While reading the comments on the Kitáb-o-Aqdas, I found the following: 70. Exile and imprisonment are decreed for the thief Bahá’u’lláh states that the determination of the degree of penalty, in accordance with the seriousness of the offense, rests with the House of Justice (Q&A 49). The...
  5. Walrus

    The Advent of the Universal Auxiliary Language

    A thing I wrote for fun The Fulfilment of Prophecy, the Advent of the Universal Auxiliary Language This essay is written primarily for fun, to explore a love of religion, technology, prophecy, and unconventional thinking. Its premise and conclusions are proposed primarily to provoke thinking...
  6. A

    Contacting the Universal House of Justice

    Firstly, I would like to the way with which I can contact the Universal House of Justice. Is there an email address or anything that could be of use? Are there any rules that I need to know before contacting the Universal House of Justice? Secondly, in a situation where I am looking for some...
  7. tonyfish58

    Universal House of Justice Message March 26 2016

    The Message of the Universal House of Justice dated 26th march 2016 is one of much importance and is a wonderful message of inspiration. 100 years anniversery of the First Words put to paper on the Tablets of the Divine Plan inspired this message, full of Love full of Hope full of encouragent...
  8. I

    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...
  9. Y

    The Universal Society of Nations

    Arising from my other thread on Joachim, I wished to home in more on this concept of the "universal society of nations" in Catholicism. I regard it as having some concordance with Baha'i teachings on the 'Lesser Peace' and 'Most Great Peace'. The concept originated with the father of modern...
  10. Clex19

    May the Universal House of Justice change its statement about what's in the Writings?

    If the Universal House of Justice states that the Writings say something, can that statement be changed? I can see from the perspective that the Supreme Body's understanding of what is in the Writings might change over time, particularly if some tablets are newly authenticated. The Universal...
  11. J

    Universal House of Justice letter to the Baha'is of Iran

    [AUTHORIZED TRANSLATION FROM PERSIAN] 1 October 2014 To the Bahá’ís of Iran Papua New Guinea comprises a group of islands in the vast expanse of the waters of the Pacific, far, far away from the Cradle of the Faith. We recently learned that your sacrifices have so inspired the believers in...
  12. M

    Universal House of Justice announces celebration of the "twin festivals" in 2015!

    Universal House of Justice announces celebration of the "twin festivals" in 2015! This thread didn't get indexed in the front page. I'm posting a link so it gets indexed and gets the discussion it deserves...
  13. M

    Universal Acceptance

    Why does exclusivism get so much play? Why do so many religious people, at least the loudest voices, talk about how their beliefs are right, and everyone else's are wrong? It seems to me that one of the main barriers between many people and their acceptance some kind of religious practice is...
  14. Khodrat

    The universal love!

    The Universal Love! October 24th An Indian said to 'Abdu'l-Bahá: 'My aim in life is to transmit as far as in me lies the message of Krishna to the world.' 'Abdu'l-Bahá said: The Message of Krishna is the message of love. All God's prophets have brought the message of love. None has ever...
  15. L

    What the Universal House of Justice can and cannot do

    The Universal House of Justice and Ruhi I have heard a lot of complaints from a certain segment of the online Baha'i community about the direction of the Universal House of Justice. Principally, these complaints are that they don't like the "direction" that the House is providing for the...
  16. Sen McGlinn

    Naw Ruz greetings from the Universal House of Justice

    The Universal House of Justice has sent Naw Ruz greetings to the Bahais living in Iran, and to “all the pure spirits among the people of Iran.” The message compares the spring season to the spiritual spring, brought by the Bab and Baha’u'llah, which promises the collective maturity of the human...
  17. Y

    The Baha'i Faith and Early Christianity: Movements of Universal Love and Pluralism

    The following words of Mahmoud Ayoub, commenting on the significance of Early Christianity as an inclusive and universalist movement stemming from a culture that had become exclusivist and insular, I think are pertinent to the discussion of the Baha'i Faith's emergence from the Shi'ite Islam of...
  18. cire perdue

    Loss of The Guardian/Formation of The Universal House of Justice

    Thoughts on the Ministry of the Universal House of Justice, Some This link is one of the best things I have ever seen about the formation of The House. In another talk Mr. Nakhjavani says that Shoghi Effendi knew what he was doing in not leaving a will, and that he probably knew he would not...
  19. Y

    Belief in religion is 'simply a universal part of human nature'

    Belief in religion is 'simply a universal part of human nature' | Mail Online Belief in God is part of human nature - Oxford study - Telegraph From article: 'Attempts to suppress religion are likely to be short-lived as human thought seems to be rooted to religious concepts, such as the...
  20. cire perdue

    The Ministry of The Universal House of Justice

    http://irfancolloquia.org/u/nakhjavani_ministry The above link is to the article of that title. It is an extremely informative article. It is one of my favorite things I have ever read. It talks about the formation of the House and a prophecy in Daniel that relates to the formation of the...