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Service

“Let deeds, not words, be your adorning.”  – Baha’u’llah “Work done in the spirit of service is the highest form of worship.” – Abdu’l-Baha A few members of our Baha’i community volunteer their knowledge and […]

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Teens and Pre-teens

The Bahá’í Community sponsors events for youth. Youth are encouraged to develop a strong sense of purpose, empowering their own transformation and leading them to contribute to the advancement of society. Young people’s spiritual capacity, […]

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ABOUT US

The Baha’is in Jefferson County formed a Local Spiritual Assembly in 1996, when the number of adult believers reached nine. Since then, we have maintained an active Assembly every year— the second locality in the […]

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Why I Love Being a Bahá’í

I was raised in a Christian home, attended a church school, and attended churches of several denominations before becoming a Baha’i in 1979. I love expanding my understanding from my Christian heritage through the lens […]

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World Peace and the Bahá’í Faith

Bahá’u’lláh counsels mankind: “Let your vision be world-embracing, rather than confined to your own self.” The Bahá’í Writings delineate a practical and new relationship between the nations and peoples of the world.  While a prisoner […]

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FAQ about the Bahá’í Faith

A few sample questions… What is the Bahá’í Attitude toward the followers of other Faiths? Bahá’u’lláh called upon the Bahá’ís to associate with the followers of all religions in a spirit of love and friendship. […]

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A Faith for Today

Over a century ago Bahá’u’lláh taught that religious truth is not final but progressive. Religion is renewed, He said, in every age to re-establish and apply the unchanging principles found in the scriptures of the […]

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The Oneness of Mankind

The Central distinguishing feature of the Bahá’í Teachings is the oneness of Mankind. This principle is applicable not only to the relationships between individuals but is concerned “primarily with the nature of those essential relationships […]