Category: Events

The Wilmette Institute Present as the Parliament of the World’s Religions Convenes in Toronto

The Parliament of the World’s Religions kicks off in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on November 1. It is the sixth such conference since the 1993 Parliament marking the one hundredth anniversary of the first one in Chicago, Illinois, USA, in 1893

PBS Network to Broadcast Documentary “An American Story: Race Amity and the Other Tradition” in the U.S. in November

November is bringing to the Bahá’ís in the continental United States an amazing deepening and teaching tool: a documentary called An American Story: Race Amity and the Other Tradition. In early October the National Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá’ís of

Identity and Oneness: A First-Timer’s View of the Association for Bahá’í Studies Annual Conference

Niki Daniels Niki is a member of the Wilmette Institute Board and also works part-time for the Institute, helping learners to sign up for courses, creating videos, laying out article copy for the eNewsletter, among many other duties. She is

The Wilmette Institute Will Be at the Parliament of the World’s Religions!

The countdown has begun for the seventh Parliament of the World’s Religions, which will be held in Toronto November 1–7, 2018, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. The theme of the conference is “The Promise of Inclusion, The Power of

The Netherlands Justice Conference 2018: “Shining a Light of Illumination in Turbulent and Divided Times,” March 30-April 2

The Justice Conference Task Force invites you to the 2018 Justice Conference, to be held from Friday, March 30, to Monday, April 2, 2018, at the De Poort Conference Centre in The Netherlands. The proceedings will be in English. The theme of this year’s conference is “Shining

Bahá’í Days at United Theological Seminary Honor Bicentenary of Bahá’u’lláh’s Birth

A spirit of joy, hope for the future, and optimism pervaded the Bahá’í Days celebration at the United Theological Seminary (UTS) of the Twin Cities (Minneapolis-St. Paul), held in New Brighton, Minnesota, USA, on October 18 and 19. Bahá’í Days

United Theological Seminary Plans Two-Day Celebration of the Birth of Baha’u’llah

Bahá’í Days at United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities Celebrating the Bicentennial of the birth of Bahá’u’lláh, the Founder of the Bahá’í Faith October 18 and 19, 2017 October 18 10 – 11 a.m. Dr. Roya Akhavan, St. Cloud

Wilmette Institute to Participate in 2017 Global Climate Change Week

Have you ever wondered why storms and floods seem to get increasingly worse? Do you wish there was a way you could help all the people affected? Is there a connection between such natural disasters and how we live as

How Can We Transition to a Spiritual Economic Enterprise? Learn How at ebbf’s October International Learning Event

For four days, from October 12–15, 2017, join ebbf’s semiannual international learning event in Bucharest, Romania. The topic of the conference is “Ethical Business Building the Future: Transitioning Towards the Spiritual Enterprise.” You will experience inspirational keynotes and interactive sessions to learn

Ethical Business Building the Future, Beyond Diversity

by Wendi Momen On May 4–7, 2017, ebbf (Ethical Business Building the Future) held its 27th International Learning Event called “Understanding and Harnessing Diversity” in Geneva Switzerland. Dr. Wendi Momen, ebbf’s chair and the Wilmette Institute’s correspondent at ebbf’s events