work

  1. gnat

    And Bahá'u'lláh's Words Have Been at Work Again

    Yet another example of how Bahá'u'lláh's words work. I help fathers with custody issues. A father, who fights for shared custody had a visit today from the social services, who will write the obligatory custody report for the court of justice. Before that meeting, he was quite nervous. I...
  2. R

    Work is worship

    Another day, whilst several personages were talking with ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, a man’s voice was heard at the hall door. “Is the lady of this house within?” The servitor answered “Yes, but --” “Oh please, I must see her!” he interrupted with despairing insistence. I, overhearing, had gone into the hall...
  3. L

    Daily Dose: Let's work through the Kitab-i-Aqdas

    My dear friends, I have started a section on my blog titled Daily Dose and while it may not be daily (as that would take up far too much of my current resources!) it will be a recurring theme on my blog. What I wish to do, is tackle the Kitab-i-Aqdas head on and look at it in depth, paragraph...
  4. 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...
  5. L

    How Bahai Prayers Work

    How Baha
  6. D

    BWNS: Chile: In Santiago, work commences on House of Worship's superstructure 27 Nov

    Baha'i World News Service: Chile: In Santiago, work commences on House of Worship's superstructure 27 November 2013 'SANTIAGO, Chile — Significant progress is being made in the construction of the Baha'i House of Worship here, the final one to be erected to serve an entire continent. Work has...
  7. S

    What professions can a Baha'i work as ?

    I'm just curious to what jobs we can work as ? I'm a cashier ( first job ), and I have to sell cigs and alcohol, but it made me wonder if I'm breaking any rules or not...
  8. M

    I work construction, give me some upliftin/motivational quotes

    To get me through some long days. I cant complain, I like what I do, but work is work, for everyone. Got some motivational writings from the holy scriptures? Would be greatly appreciated. Please no trolls, only genuine replies. Thanks
  9. M

    Breaking fast if nessassarry for work...

    I get up very early for work, and need to be focused for work. I drive a company's vehicle and I need to be focused, and coffee helps me stay alert. I do moderate to heavy labor but some days are lighter than the next.. (I know there is an exception for this) but.. bottom line is I need to...
  10. arthra

    Employees should be partners in every work

    Abdu'l-Bahá said at Dublin, New Hampshire, in 1912: -- "Now I want to tell you about the law of God. According to the divine law, employees should not be paid merely by wages. Nay, rather they should be partners in every work. The question of socialization is very difficult. It will not be...
  11. Fadl

    Put your faith to work for science

    Friends, At the following link: https://somapps.med.upenn.edu/neuro_t/ you can participate in a survey that is part of important research into an emerging specialization in neurology called neurotheology. Out of this branch of science there has been accumulated a considerable amount of...
  12. arthra

    Commiting ourselves to work together...

    Religions unite to urge G8 leaders to take bold action on global issues BORDEAUX, France, 31 May 2011 (BWNS) – Representatives of the Baha'i Faith have joined a call for the G8 bloc of nations to take bold action on the interconnected crises faced by humanity. Two Baha'i delegates gathered...
  13. M

    I work labor.. During the 19 Day Feast would it ok to drink water?

    I can go without food till sunfall.. But it would be nice to have some water during work..
  14. arthra

    Work begins for Chilean House of Worship..

    Excavation work commences for Chile's "temple of light" SANTIAGO, Chile, 28 November (BWNS) - Excavation work is under way for the new Baha'i House of Worship for the South American continent, in the Chilean capital of Santiago. The ground work comes after a prolonged search for a site and...
  15. bwb

    BWNS - Three Baha'is, jailed for humanitarian work, begin fourth year in detention

    To read the article online and view images and links, go to: Three Baha'is, jailed for humanitarian work, begin fourth year in detention Three Baha'is, jailed for humanitarian work, begin fourth year in detention NEW YORK, 19 November (BWNS) – Despite compelling evidence that they never...
  16. Pollwr

    Work

    I was meditating on this quotation "In this great dispensation, art (or a profession) is identical with an act of worship and this is a clear text of the Blessed Perfection. Therefore, extreme effort should be made in art and this will not prevent the teaching of the people in that region. Nay...
  17. daniel

    Baha'i Social Practices - Laws, Marriage, Work, Places of Worship

    Bahá'í Laws The laws of the Bahá'í Faith primarily come from the Kitáb-i-Aqdas, written by Bahá'u'lláh. The following are a few examples of basic laws and religious observances, Bahá'ís over the age of 15 should recite an obligatory prayer each day. There are three such prayers among which one...