Badi Shams

Towards a Just Economic Order

  To eradicate poverty is to build the world anew - economically, but also morally, culturally, and socially. A world without poverty, its communities, and patterns of life, would bear little resemblance to the one around us today. The Commission’s work of “eradicating poverty to achieve sustainable development for all”,…
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Suggestions for Community Service

 Whether in the Local Spiritual Assembly, Nineteen Day Feast, committee meetings, Junior Youth gatherings, reflection meetings, deepening classes, participation in Ruhi books or doing a soul-searching reflection on how to become a better Baha'i, our thoughts at some point will focus on the role that service to humanity can play…
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Becoming a Mystical Economist

Have you ever heard of a mystical economist? It seems strange to see these two words side by side, since they represent two entirely different universes. Can they be combined? Are they really opposite? Can we have both? The gap between the two seems so great. Mysticism symbolizes the higher…
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