Category: Web Talks

Sunday, April 12, 2020, 2 p.m. Eastern (11 a.m. Pacific, 8 p.m. Western European time) Register for the Web Talk Is there any hope for those who despair at the state of the world and the powerlessness of governments to …

Global Governance and the Emergence of Global Institutions for the 21st Century Read More »

Sunday, April 5, 2020, 2 p.m. Eastern (11 a.m. Pacific, 8 p.m. Western European time) Register for the Web Talk This webinar will cover the remarkable events in the life of John David Bosch. Those events include John Bosch’s presence …

John David Bosch: In the Vanguard of Heroes, Martyrs, and Saints Read More »

In order to provide a new source of spiritual and intellectual sustenance during the Fast, the Wilmette Institute is pleased to release four more video presentations about the Persian Bayán. Last year, as part of the Institute’s commemoration of the …

A Video Feast for the Fast Read More »

Sunday, February 23, 2020 Watch on YouTube: Web Talk, or, Listen on SoundCloud View/Download PDF of Slide Show Full title of talk: “Building a ‘System the Like of Which Mortal Eyes Have Never Witnessed’: Some Reflections on the Nature and …

“Some Reflections on the Nature and Application of Bahá’í Law” Read More »

Sunday, March 8, 2020 Watch on YouTube, or, Listen on SoundCloud View/Download PDF of Slide Show We all carry with us ways of thinking about and interacting with laws and legal orders – our constructed legal imaginations. These patterns are …

“Exploring a Bahá’í Legal Imagination” Read More »

Sunday, February 9, 2020 Watch on YouTube: Web Talk, or, Listen on SoundCloud View/Download PDF of Slide Show In this webinar we will take a lightning tour of the Writings of Bahá’u’lláh. We will briefly survey the state of knowledge …

“Overview of the Writings of Bahá’u’lláh” Read More »

Sunday, February 2, 2020 Watch on YouTube: Web Talk, or, Listen on SoundCloud View/Download PDF of Slide Show Transformative Leadership is an approach to leadership that serves as a framework for personal and social transformation. It is especially useful for those concerned with social …

Transformative Leadership: Panel Discussion Read More »

Sunday, June 7, 2020, 2 p.m. Eastern (11 a.m. Pacific, 8 p.m. Western European time) Register for the Web Talk In the late nineteenth century, Bahá’u’lláh likened people of African descent to the “pupil of the eye” through which the …

“Centering the Pupil of the Eye” Read More »

Sunday, May 3, 2020, 2 p.m. Eastern (11 a.m. Pacific, 8 p.m. Western European time) Register for the Web Talk This presentation familiarizes participants with the short life of Mírzá Mihdí whose sacrifice was raised by Bahá’u’lláh to the same …

“Mírzá Mihdí: The Purest Branch” Read More »

In July and August, Dr. Todd Lawson gave a series of three superb Web Talks about the Báb’s Qayyumu’l-Asmá, His first major work of revelation, begun the night of His declaration to Mullá Husayn. At the same time Todd began …

Web Talks and a Course on the Qayyumu’l-Asma Provided Profound Insights Read More »