Bahá’í temples: ‘Symbols of the divine uniting force’

Buildings do not make a religion, but they are important for community-building, as symbols of the devotion of humanity for our God, and as a sacred place to commune with the Omniscient. The world community of Bahá’is, some six million of us, currently have seven Houses of Worship, with one under construction and two more in planning stages

BLOG: Statues in the park

Over the last 50 years or so my dreams have changed. Instead of caring about some dumb old green statue on a pedestal, I now dream of leaving the world a little better than how I found it. I think that is all God really wants from any of us

A Devotional: In unrelenting storms

It does not matter how long you may have faced the storm you are currently caught up in, things can change in an instant with the Word of God and trust in him. Speak the Word of God over your unrelenting storm and expect that tomorrow will be better than today, not worse.

White House honors 12 faith leaders as climate-change ‘champions’

(RNS) From a zero-waste synagogue to global development work after natural disasters, environmental projects by faith leaders are being hailed by the Obama administration as examples of exemplary leadership on climate change. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy highlighted initiatives by a dozen leaders from a range of faiths, who were recognized Monday (July 20) in Washington, D.C., as “Champions […]