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[3 Sep 2017 ]
Dedication of first Local Baha’i House of Worship

BATTAMBANG, Cambodia — Some 2,500 people have gathered this morning at a conference to mark the historic dedication of the local Baha’i House of Worship in Battambang.
“A new dawn is breaking,” announced the Universal House of Justice in a letter addressing the participants, referring to the historic nature of this development for the Baha’i community.
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[30 Jul 2017 ]
Tumwater 4th of July Parade

Baha’is walked in the Tumwater 4th of July parade blowing bubbles and celebrating the holiday.

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[30 Jul 2017 ]
“Let deeds, not words, be your adorning” Bahá’u’lláh

The thirteen wonderful walkers made tracks as the Bahá’í Faith Team for the 37th Thurston County Crop Hunger Walk on Sunday May 7, 2017!  Local Bahá’í’s are active in service to the greater community and have walked in many  previous crops walks.
The Bahá’í Faith is a member of Interfaith Works in seeking social justice and peace through interfaith understanding and cooperation.  Interfaith Works co-sponsors the Thurston County Crop Hunger Walk each year.
“Let deeds, not words, be your adorning.”  -The Hidden Words of Bahá’u’lláh, #5 Persian

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[16 Apr 2017 ]
Learn more about the Bahá’i Faith

There are many ways to learn more about the Bahá’i Faith. Join us on November 9th for the celebration of the Holy day and a viewing of the film “The Gate, Dawn of the Baha’i Faith.”
You can learn about the Baha’i Faith from your home computer by visiting Bahá’is of the United States.
There are many ways to read books about the Baha’i Faith. Check Baha’i books out at your local or college library, download free Bahá’i books from the Bahá’i Publishing Press.  Or contact us by email if you’d like …

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[4 Feb 2017 ]
Excellent overview of the Bahá’i Faith on BBC

Recently, the BBC published an article with extensive excerpts from a BBC audio podcast containing an excellent overview of the Bahá’i Faith.  The BBC Podcast is the latest in the BBC World Service’s “Heart and Soul” series which aims to “explore different experiences of spirituality from around the world” while getting “beyond superficial notions of spirituality and religion”.

The Audio Podcast:         “Bahá’i – The World’s Faith”
The Magazine Article:   “Studying at the Bahá’i secret university:

In addition to a very timely report about a critical current issue in …