Does your faith influence how you vot...

Does your faith influence how you vote? A Baha'i Perspective

There are 3 comments on the story from Nov 1, 2008, titled Does your faith influence how you vote? A Baha'i Perspective. In it, reports that:

In the highly contentious political climate we live in, the Baha'i approach to political involvement might raise some eyebrows....

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The REAL Deal

Huntington, WV

#1 Nov 3, 2008
Finally, a religion who doesn't speak about politics. THAT I can respect. Would you send this article to the Vatican,please?
I know nothing about your religion,but I respect your political views. None.

Since: Nov 08

Berkeley Springs

#2 Nov 3, 2008
Religion has very little to do with my vote. To each his own I say.

Bahá'í, founded on May 23, 1844, sounds decent and peaceful though.

From :

The Bahá'í Faith is a religion founded by Bahá'u'lláh in nineteenth-century Persia, emphasizing the spiritual unity of all humankind.[1] There are an estimated five to six million Bahá'ís around the world in more than 200 countries and territories.[2][3]

Bahá'í teachings emphasize the underlying unity of the major world religions. Religious history is seen to have unfolded through a series of divine messengers, each of whom established a religion that was suited to the needs of the time and the capacity of the people.
The REAL Deal

Huntington, WV

#3 Nov 4, 2008
I agree. But who checks the messenger's credentials?I don't believe in ANY religion at all, and all who claim to be messengers of god are liars. What we need is a faith in ourselvs,not some imaginary friend. Elmo is not god.

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