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Todd Lawson is Professor Emeritus of Islamic Thought, University of Toronto. He has been a Bahá’í since 1968 and has been a member, since 1975, of the Association for Bahá’í Studies who this year awarded him the distinguished book award …

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Robert Sarracino has a doctorate in physics from the University of Victoria, BC, in the field of General Relativity. He is currently retired, living in St. John’s, Newfoundland. He and his wife, Lesley, lived in South Africa for many years, …

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Phyllis Ghim Lian Chew received a BA with Honors and Diploma of Education from the University of Singapore; a Diploma in Applied Linguistics from SEAMEO Regional Language Centre; MA ESL from the University of Hawaii; and Ph.D. in Linguistics from Macquarie University, Australia. She has …

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Bob Harris is a senior executive in a medical software company in Clearwater, Florida.  He has studied and spoken about the Baha’i Revelation for 41 years as a member of various institutions of the Faith, including the Continental Board of Counselors, …

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Born in Iran and raised in Germany, Armin Eschraghi began studying Philosophy, Islamic Studies, and Comparative Religion in Goethe University Frankfurt in 1995 and obtained his Master degree in 1999 and his PhD in 2004. Since 2003 he has been …

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Peter Terry is a writer on theological topics, a singer of classical sacred and secular music, and a non-profit educational program manager living in Boston. He has served as faculty for courses offered by the Wilmette Institute since 1999. Peter’s …

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Martha Schweitz, J.D. NYU, has practiced international business law in Chicago and been a professor in the U.S. and Japan, teaching international public law, human rights, and international organizations. She has published on the role of civil society in global …

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Melanie Smith holds an M.A. in reading education from Central Michigan University and has completed post-graduate hours in Educational Psychology at Michigan State University. She has co-authored study materials on deepening themes and a book on how to read the …

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Theo Cope holds a Masters degree in Psychology from Landegg University and a Ph.D. in Applied Psychology from South China Normal University. He is a certified Family Consultant and completing training towards a license in Psychotherapy in Positive Psychotherapy from …

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John Paul Vader is a medical doctor and Professor of Social and Preventive Medicine at the University of Lausanne Medical School (Lausanne, Switzerland). His principal activity is in the field of quality of healthcare. He is Past-President of the European …

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