Category: Bahá’u’lláh

John Hatcher, “In the Beginning Was a Word: How Language Knits Reality Together”

Sunday, October 15, 2017, 2 p.m. Eastern (11 a.m. Pacific, 8 p.m. Western European time) Register for the Web Talk The Word of God is the king of words and its pervasive influence is incalculable. (Bahá’u’lláh) Each Manifestation claims to be

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Two New Deepening Videos Available

Two short videos about the writings of Bahá’u’lláh and Shoghi Effendi are the Wilmette Institutes latest effort to provide basic background information on the Bahá’í Faith. The two informal talks were recorded for use at the beginnings of courses on

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2014 Course Schedule

Building Unity Toward Marriage: Preparing for Marriage (01/02/14 to 02/05/14) 5 weeks Applying spiritual principles and practical approaches in aspects of courtship such as family unity, spiritual activities, intercultural unions, and gender equality and moving towards marriage . . .

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Student Comments on “Bahá’u’lláh’s Early Mystic Writings”

Judy Hardacre an American pioneer in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, offered the following about Bahá’u’lláh’s Early Mystic Writings: “I must admit I have been totally daunted by the pounding (in my head) question: What have I learned? So much and so

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Laws of Science and Soul Unite in a Study of the Kitab-i-Aqdas

Alain Comeau, a resident of Brownfield, Maine, is a climbing instructor who also enjoys hiking, biking, and kayaking. The exploration of physical reality and spiritual reality as expressed in the laws of the Kitab-i-Aqdas has enhanced his love of scientific

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Studying the Kitab-i-Aqdas Forged New Habits for Retirement

Cynthia Hall, who lives in High Point, North Carolina, is part of an active Wilmette Institute study group. She found that the course on the Kitab-i-Aqdas helped her in her transition from her paid work life to retirement. Going through

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Kitab-i-Aqdas Opens New Layers of Meaning

Christina Matthews, a returning Wilmette Institute student pursuing a Master’s degree in Counseling at the Adler School in Chicago, Illinois, decided to immerse herself in Baha’u’llah’s Most Holy Book of laws and ordinances. The most important thing was learning that

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Frank Discussions Lead to Plan to Form Study Groups

Sailesh Shah, who lives in Dronfield Woodhouse, England, took the Wilmette Institute’s course on the Kitab-i-Aqdas as his first online course, eager to learn as much as possible about the Most Holly Book. If I was honest, I felt very

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Lessons From the Kitab-i-Iqan Prepare A Baha’i For Teaching the Faith

Lynette Tolar of Putnam, Connecticut, found that the Wilmette Institute’s course on the Kitab-i-Iqan was especially helpful in putting Ruhi Book 6, Teaching the Cause, into practice. Since I had only previously read sections of the Kitab-i-Iqan and not read

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Courses: Explore the Revelations of Bahá’u’lláh and the Báb

Explore the Revelations of Bahá’u’lláh and the Báb Early Mystical Writings Kitáb-i-Íqán Summons of the Lord of Hosts Kitáb-i-Aqdas Tablets Revealed after the Kitáb-i-Aqdas Tabernacle of Unity Epistle to the Son of the Wolf Gleanings

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