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Times of Oman
Tradition of tolerance in Oman endures
Muscat: Oman has a long history of religious tolerance, and to learn if this tradition is continuing, Times of Oman met with people from a number of faiths who agreed that Oman, indeed, remains an example of peaceful coexistence in the Middle East.
African Faith Leaders Discuss Next Steps for the Millennium Development Goals
In Africa, faith leaders are claiming a greater role in advocacy for people who are poor, based in the belief that "if one[part] body of the whole suffers, the whole body is unwell."
Police arrest numerous anti-war demonstrators in Haifa
Anti-riot police in Haifa arrested numerous anti-war protesters who demonstrated against Operation Protective Edge on Friday.
Religion News Service
Delve into the history of the Bahaa i faith
On July 9, 1850, the Baha'i figure called the Bab was killed. Believed to be a messenger of God proclaiming the impending arrival of Baha'u'llah, he was executed for apostasy by firing squad in the Persian Empire.
The Jackson Sun
Extravaganza celebrates unity in diversity
The Junior Youth Spiritual Empowerment program sponsored by the Baha'is of Jackson, along with the collaboration of the management of Chapel Ridge apartment complex, hosted an outdoor extravaganza Saturday evening for all residents and participants of the Spiritual Empowerment program, celebrating unity in diversity with live music, games, face ... (more)
Baha'i Summer Schools and Retreats
For a religious community as small and geographically dispersed as the Baha'i Faith, the chance to meet their fellow believers is precious.
The Chronicle Herald
Life of Baha'i founder subject of presentation
The life and vision of Baha'u'llah, the prophet and founder of the Baha'i Faith, will be explored Friday at 7 p.m. at Neptune Theatre.
Baha'i Temple: A place of prayer without preachers
Peaceful environment. The temple boasts of a spacious compound with trees that create a unique fragrance of pure purity, adding onto the sense of peace one feels while in this place.
The Otago Daily Times
Faiths gather to celebrate diversity
Attendees at the National Interfaith Forum Br Christopher John , Bev Watson , Nazarina Jamil , Todd Nachowitz , Ruth Groffman , David Azimullah , Venerable Zhiming , James Low , Sufen Tsai and Steve Lintao Yu .
Religion News Service
Maybe there ARE more Bahaa is than Jews in South Carolina
Earlier this month, I took exception to a Washington Post map purporting to show the second largest religious tradition in each state of the Union.