Category: Public Discourse

Do Not Kill—Avoid Toxic Chemicals in Your Garden and Yard: Tip for Sustainable Living

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“Therefore strive that your actions day by day may be beautiful prayers.” —‘Abdu’l-Bahá Monthly tips about sustainable living are designed to inspire you to adapt them to your personal circumstances and locale and to help you generate other ideas about

What Did the Survey on the Courses for the Bicentenary of the Birth of the Báb Show?

When the Wilmette Institute launched its first-ever survey, it had no idea what to expect. But, since the survey asked respondents about courses planned for the bicentenary of the Birth of the Báb, it had at least two hopes. One

The Number of Web Talks for Bicentenary of the Birth of the Báb Keeps Growing

Bicentenary Medallion designed by Joe Paczkowski Graphic design by Joe Paczkowski https://joepaczk.com/about-contact.html

The list of Web Talks to help you prepare for and understand better the bicentenary of the Birth of Báb has grown to ten. The new talk, entitled “Shaykh Tabarsi: A Turning Point in the Bábí Faith,” is scheduled for

Wilmette Institute Faculty and Other Bahá’ís Make Presentations at the American Academy of Religion Conference in Denver

Eight Bahá’ís were among the ten thousand religious studies professors and students who attended the annual meeting of the American Academy of Religion (AAR) and Society of Biblical Literature in Denver, Colorado, USA, November 17–20. The Bahá’í Faith was represented

Living Responsibly—Avoid Single-Use (Disposable) Items: Make Your Life a Beautiful Prayer

“Therefore strive that your actions day by day may be beautiful prayers.” —‘Abdu’l-Bahá Christine Muller (faculty for the Wilmette Institute’s Climate Change and Sustainable Development and the Prosperity of Humankind courses) provides monthly tips to help us to live more

Living Responsibly—Recycle Right! Make Your Life a Beautiful Prayer

“Therefore strive that your actions day by day may be beautiful prayers.” —‘Abdu’l-Bahá Christine Muller (faculty for the Wilmette Institute’s Climate Change and Sustainable Development and the Prosperity of Humankind courses) provides monthly tips to help us to live more

Living Responsibly—Eat Lower on the Food Chain: Make Your Life a Beautiful Prayer

“Therefore strive that your actions day by day may be beautiful prayers.” —‘Abdu’l-Bahá Christine Muller (faculty for the Wilmette Institute’s Climate Change and Sustainable Development and the Prosperity of Humankind courses) continues to give us monthly tips aimed at helping

Living Responsibly— Shop Smart, Buy in Bulk: Make Your Life a Beautiful Prayer

“Therefore strive that your actions day by day may be beautiful prayers.” —‘Abdu’l-Bahá Christine Muller (faculty for the Wilmette Institute’s Climate Change and Sustainable Development and the Prosperity of Humankind courses) continues to give us monthly tips aimed at helping

“Globalization and Its Discontent” (Interview with Professor Alexander Chumakov)

Sunday, November 4, 2018, 12 noon Eastern time (9 a.m. Pacific, 8 p.m. Moscow time) This web talk has been cancelled until further notice. As a modern religion for the global age of humanity, the Bahá’í Faith is striving to achieve

Living Responsibly—Use Energy-Efficient Appliances: Make Your Life a Beautiful Prayer

“Therefore strive that your actions day by day may be beautiful prayers.” —‘Abdu’l-Bahá Christine Muller (faculty for the Wilmette Institute’s Climate Change and Sustainable Development and the Prosperity of Humankind courses) continues to give us monthly tips aimed at helping

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