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[20 May 2018 | Comments Off on New Documentary Film ‘The Gate’ To Air on ABC TV | ]
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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[14 Mar 2010 | Comments Off on Marysville Bahá’í History | ]
Marysville Bahá’í History

65th Anniversary of the Bahá’í Faith in Marysville, WA
Marysville’s European-American settlement and history began with the signing of the Point Elliott Treaty in 1855 between the United States and the Tulalip people to establish a reservation for them and allow settlement of others on their former territory. It was in 1844 that the Bahá’í Faith had its beginning in Persia. By 1855 well over 20,000 of its early followers had lost their lives.  By the local Marysville area had opened for settlement with settlers from far away. The timber industry quickly moved in, staking several claims during …