Fireside discussion on the Day of the Covenant

Rainbow over the Shrine of the Bab in Haifa (photo credit: Mara Dornbrook)

“Today, every wise, vigilant and foresighted person is awakened, and to him are unveiled the mysteries of the future which show that nothing save the power of the Covenant is able to stir and move the heart of humanity, just as the New and Old Testaments propounded throughout all regions the Cause of Christ and were the pulsating power in the body of the human world.”
(From the Baha’i Holy Writings, Selections from the Writings of Abdu’l-Baha, p. 223)
To honor the Day of the Baha’i Covenant, we invite you and your loved ones to a fireside discussion on the Eternal Covenant of God. The discussion will focus on how the Baha’i Faith fulfills God’s covenant with humanity and what is humanity’s role in fulfilling its part of the Covenant with God.The fireside discussion will take place at a provide home in Clarendon, Arlington, VA. We will start at 7:30 pm with an opening prayer, followed by the discussion itself, and will conclude with light refreshments. Please contact usand let us know if you are interested in attending so we can send you the directions.We hope you will join us if you are interested in learning more about the Baha’i Faith and its promise for humanity!


The Spiritual Awakening of the Balkans – discussion with Michael Winger

Balkan peninsula“O ye close and dear friends of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá!
In the Orient scatter perfumes,
And shed splendours on the West.
Carry light unto the Bulgar,
And the Slav with life invest.”
(Abdu’l-Baha, Selections from the Writings of Abdu’l-Baha, p. 270)

You and your friends are warmly invited to a stimulating talk and discussion on the spiritual awakening of the Balkans with the world traveler, poet, writer, photographer, management consultant and overall inspiring fellow, Michael Winger.

What: Discussion on the Spiritual Awakening of the Balkans

When: Tuesday, January 17th at 7:30 pm

The discussion will take place at the apartment of a member of the Arlington Baha’i community. The building is metro-accessible via the Orange line, between the Virginia Square and Ballston stations, and is right across from Arlington Central Library.  Light refreshments will be served. Please contact the host for more information and if you wish to attend. All are welcome!