A Faith for Today

The Bahá’í Faith is the newest of the world’s independent religions, a Faith focused on building a just, peaceful and sustainable world—one neighborhood at a time.
Here in Marysville, as in Europe, Africa, Australia, South America and throughout the world, Bahá’ís are working to usher-in the long-promised Era of World Peace as foretold by the Founder of the Bahá’í Faith, Bahá’u’lláh.
Founded in 1844, the Bahá’í Faith is a world religion with more than five million believers from virtually every national, ethnic
and religious background. The Faith accepts the divine origin and common purpose of all …

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[20 May 2018 ]
New Documentary Film ‘The Gate’ To Air on ABC TV

A new documentary film about the origins of the Bahá’í Faith in the mid 1800’s is currently airing on ABC stations nationwide and will be coming to Western Washington soon.  
The Interfaith Broadcasting Commission, a nonprofit organization which has been working in partnership with ABC, CBS and NBC and their affiliated stations nationwide since 1986 in an effort to “…enliven the discussion and expression of religious faith for a new generation of viewers”, was looking for “movies about the founder of a Faith” and it is in this context that the film is now being …

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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 …

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[27 Nov 2014 ]
Group gathered for a webinar on “Transforming Society” with Paul Hanley

It was another wonderful evening with the Baha’is in Marysville participating in another brilliant Baha’i Studies webinar on “Transforming Civilization” in a “Full World” with Paul Hanley
Paul Hanley has published 1500 articles on the environment, sustainable development, agriculture, and other topics. He is editor and co-author of Earthcare: Ecological Agriculture in Saskatchewan (Earthcare 1980) and The Spirit of Agriculture (George Ronald 2005). Paul is a recipient of the Canadian Environment Award (2006) and the Award for Excellence in Bahá’í Studies (B.E. 143). He has been environment columnist with the …

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[17 Nov 2014 ]
A new culture, a new agriculture, and ultimately a new human race.

Come and join us Wednesday November 26th, 2014 in our Marysville location at 8917 – 45th Drive NE at 5pm – 6pm for a webinar on global sustainability and agriculture. Call for further information 360 -925-6902
From Association for Baha’i Studies:
UN projections show global population reaching 11 billion—and the world economy growing by 500%—by 2100. But can the planet accommodate such an expansion when our current ecological footprint already exceeds Earth’s biocapacity? Clearly, humanity has to change direction. Yet the totality of the dominant global culture programs us to maintain …

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[13 Nov 2014 ]
A sad farewell to Ceo/President of Chamber of Commerce in Marysville

It was with great joy and sadness that much of the Marysville community gathered to honor the retiring Ceo/President Caldie Roger due to illness. Margaret Norman and Zabine Van Ness only just recently joined to be a volunteer at the Visitors Center. As members of the Baha’i community we wanted to be part to assist the many visitors and welcome them one by one.
There was not a dry eye in the banquet room at the Holiday Inn. One by one we watched the many attendees sing her praises….from Elders …