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“Islam: An Exploration” PowerPoint Shared with Community Fireside

Sanjida Cabot, from Islip, New York, USA, is a physician and the mother of twin toddlers. She has been a Bahá’í since 2011. Before that she grew up as Bangladeshi-American Muslim. She was born and raised in Ohio and, by

Gregory Dahl, “Globalization and Current Events: A Baha’i Perspective”

Sunday, February 12, 2017 Watch the talk on YouTube Watch the Questions and Answers on YouTube View the PowerPoint for Globalization and Current Events in pdf As the world around us grows ever more dangerous and the voices of contention, discord

Leslie Asplund

Leslie Moulton Asplund, Ph.D., is a psychotherapist and licensed social worker in private practice and currently living on Camano Island, Washington, USA. She co-owns Spirit Ridge Counseling with her husband, Kurt ( Leslie was Adjunct Faculty for many years at

Riaz Mostaghim

Riaz Mostaghim serves as a private family and marriage counsellor in the Ottawa area of Ontario, Canada. He also has extensive experience serving people with special needs and offering personal development/relationship counseling. Some of his experiences include managing a residential facility

Shahrokh Monjazeb, “A Divine Proclamation Like No Other! Bahá’u’lláh’s Súratu’l-Mulúk (The Epistle of Kings) – Part 1: Historical Contextualization & Essential Features of the Tablet”

Sunday, November 27, 2016, 2 p.m. Eastern (11 a.m. Pacific, 8 p.m. Western European time) Register for the Talk Description of talk forthcoming.           This is the first of four talks about Baha’u’llah’s Epistle of the

Todd Lawson, “Baha’u’llah, The Return of Joseph”

Sunday, September 25, 2016 Watch the Talk on YouTube Read a summary of the talk Read a related paper, Todd Lawson, “The Baha’i Tradition: The Return of Joseph and the Peaceable Imagination, published in Fighting Words: Religion, Violence, and the

Dan Wheatley

Dan Wheatley worked on global governance issues in British Parliament for five years and is currently employed by the Bahá’í community of the UK as Senior Diplomatic Officer. His work covers defence of Bahá’í communities facing persecution, and discourses in

Thinking of Relationships and Marriage? Course Prompts a Poem Addressed to a Learner’s Future Husband

Frances Gregory is a long-time professional librarian and teacher in Washington state. A Bahá’í for over thirty years, she has served the Bahá’í Faith in various capacities and particularly enjoys teaching children’s classes. Her favorite activities include reading, writing, exercise,

Julio Savi, “The Dawning of the Baha’i Faith on the European Continent”

Sunday, August 28, 2016, 2 p.m. Eastern (11 a.m. Pacific, 8 p.m. Western European time) Watch the Web Talk (Recording on YouTube) Review the PowerPoint Read the published text Against the background of the Paris of the fin de siècle

Mat Cotton

Mathew Cotton is from Chicago, Illinois. After becoming a Baha’i in 2009, he moved to Dayton, Ohio, where he completed his undergraduate studies in global environmental sustainability. Since then, he has been serving as a regional coordinator for the Great