Bahai Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Wichita television station losing its longtime chief meteorologistRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | The Wichita Eagle

    The popular longtime meteorologist announced Monday that he plans to retire at the end of May from KSN, where he's worked since 1993, to pursue a new career: working in service to his faith at The Bahai World Center in Israel. "It's a very difficult thing to imagine, to be thinking about what it's like to have life after broadcasting, life after KSN.

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  2. How to cope when children seek a new faithRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    She spent time studying Islam, her grandparents' religion, but ultimately decided organized religion wasn't for her. When it comes to spirituality and faith, she feels more comfortable with Eastern philosophies on how to live a healthy lifestyle.

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  3. The Kind Lady of Azerbaijan Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... She has been a champion of Azerbaijan's tolerance towards all religions. Members of the Christian, Jewish, Muslim and Bahai faiths live side by side in peace and harmony in Azerbaijan. For example, when the Jewish community decided to build a new ...

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  4. More Read the original story

    Mar 6, 2017 | WICU12 Erie

    In Baha'i faith, education is of utmost importance. So it makes sense that Shakib Zabihian, a Baha'i programmer who fled religious persecution in Iran in 2013, is behind an education startup in his new home of Los Angeles.

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  5. Calling all faithsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | Castanet.net

    The tour will include a visit to the Vernon Mosque and Islamic Centre, a First Nations ceremony at Polson Park and presentations on the Baha'i and Buddhist Faiths at the People Place. "This is an opportunity for members of the public to learn about other faiths and cultures and experience something unique in their own community.

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  6. Swaziland: Christianity-Only Rule Starts at SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    ... and indigenous ancestral worship) 40 percent, Roman Catholic 20 percent, Muslim 10 percent, other (includes Anglican, Bahai, Methodist, Mormon, Jewish) 30 percent.

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  7. Our Place clients to benefit from Baha'i initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Goldstream Gazette

    From soap to socks to towels and more, the community provided a multitude of bath items for the clients of Our Place at a Sunday gathering organized by the Baha'i of Metchosin. With 10 of these annual outreach and service days now in the books, the Baha'i are incredibly grateful to the broader community for helping out, said the group's spiritual mentor, Michael Hsieh.

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  8. Baha'i discussion focuses on civil public conversationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Davis Enterprise

    The Davis Baha'i community will offer the second in a series of monthly discussions that look at social issues in light of the Baha'i teachings. The next discussion will run from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Monday, March 6, at the Hattie Weber Museum, 445 C St. in Davis.

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  9. Environment: War with our true natureRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | Daily Monitor

    Almost two decades ago, when I used to travel with my friend, the late Mary Kayongo, to some villages in Mukono District, I would worry about the road conditions when it rained. It happened that we were stuck in the muddy roads leading to some communities living there.

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  10. Comeback to HaifaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | TrekEarth

    This photo was taken 8 years and 3 months ago during my visit of Haifa, Israel. This is a night view to the famouse Baha'i Gardens.

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  11. A unique haven for groups and families in the Western GalileeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    Israel's Western Galilee region, filled with lush agricultural areas, beautiful beaches and historic cities, is a natural tourist destination for those looking for a break from the bustle and clamor of city living. The ancient city of Acre, the Baha'i Gardens of Haifa and the grottoes of Rosh Hanikra are just a few of the places that should be on any visitor's must-see list, and there is now a one-of-a-kind guest house perfectly situated in the region for visitors to relax and rejuvenate.

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  12. A human rights agenda for the Trump administration and the 115th CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | The Hill

    ... communicate the truth to the Sudanese people and support democratic, secular opposition. In Iran , people of the Bahai'i faith are persecuted. The murderous theocratic regime celebrates newfound relief from international sanctions while being ...

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  13. Philadelphia Rabbi Celebrates New Women's Interfaith InitiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Forward

    A mere thirteen days before the presidential election, the Interfaith Center of Philadelphia formally launched the first of its kind program entitled "Visionary Women: Rooted in Faith, Committed to Justice." Associate Executive Director of the Interfaith Center, Nicole Diroff was concerned that at best, twenty women would sign on and she would feel compelled to personally invite participants, given that attendees were asked to commit one Sunday afternoon monthly for six months.

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  14. Clergy Corner, Feb. 24, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    The Rev. Amy Thoren of St. Andrew's Lutheran Church holds up last year's 'Unofficial Survival Kit' cards in her office Tuesday in Champaign.

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  15. Shower item donations sought for Our PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Goldstream Gazette

    A colourful array of socks lay ready to be put into bags with towels and other personal items, to be delivered to Our Place for distribution to their homeless clients using shower facilities. Members of the West Shore Baha'i faith community are hosting their annual Bath Bundle collection and assembly event Feb. 26 at Metchosin Hall.

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  16. Churches offering sanctuary to undocumentedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | The Lebanon Daily News

    Churches increasingly feel need to offer sanctuary to undocumented migrants The philosophy is rooted in religious teachings to care for the vulnerable. Check out this story on ldnews.com: http://usat.ly/2m8pE9i Edgehill United Methodist Church has always been an inclusive church willingly embracing all people.

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  17. Churches increasingly feel need to offer sanctuary toa 2 hours, 46 minutes | Nation NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | NorthJersey.com

    Churches increasingly feel need to offer sanctuary to undocumented migrants The philosophy is rooted in religious teachings to care for the vulnerable. Check out this story on northjersey.com: http://usat.ly/2m8pE9i Edgehill United Methodist Church has always been an inclusive church willingly embracing all people.

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  18. As Vandals Trash a Jewish Cemetery, an Iranian Recalls the Persecution of the Baha'iRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | The New York Observer

    Recent attacks on Jewish cemeteries and religious centers in the United States is shoring up the darkest of my elegiac memories. As an Iranian-Norwegian girl who carried the Norwegian flag to our neighborhood's Protestant church on high holidays ahead of a gaggle of tall Norwegian sixth graders, I was informed by the mournful history of Shi'ism and its defeat against the Sunni caliphate, which animates my bloodline, regardless of my birth into a BahA 'A family.

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  19. Kyrgyzstan: A Haven for Reporters amid Love and StrifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | EurasiaNet

    ... as hone his skills as a documentary photographer. Nematov said that back in Uzbekistan it was not his work, but his Bahai faith that caused him problems. "When I was a student, police suspected I could be an extremist because I am a Bahai. In ...

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  20. Churches increasingly feel need to offer sanctuary to undocumented migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | USA Today

    Churches increasingly feel need to offer sanctuary to undocumented migrants The philosophy is rooted in religious teachings to care for the vulnerable. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2m8pE9i Edgehill United Methodist Church has always been an inclusive church willingly embracing all people.

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