Bahá'í

Interfaith Couple Launches New Organization in Ohio

August 2, 2003

Source: Toledo Blade

http://www.toledoblade.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20030802/NEWS10/108020120

On August 2, 2003 the Toledo Blade reported that "a Toledo couple known for their efforts in promoting interfaith programs have launched a new organization, the Multifaith Council of Northwest Ohio, to better facilitate understanding and acceptance among the area’s diverse religious communities... 'What’s so different about us? We...

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Inter-Faith Ministries in Wichita, Kansas

July 25, 2003

Source: Tolerance.org

http://www.tolerance.org/news/article_tol.jsp?id=816

On July 25, 2003 Tolerance.org reported that "in Wichita, Kansas, one group combines diversity, faith and community service to make the world around them a better, more accepting place... For more than a century, Inter-Faith Ministries has brought together people of all faiths to build inter-religious understanding and promote justice. Currently, membership represents the widest range of faith...

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Buddhist Monastery Damaged by Flooding in Indiana

July 14, 2003

Source: The News-Sentinel

http://www.fortwayne.com/mld/fortwayne/news/local/6300517.htm

On July 14, 2003 The News-Sentinel reported that "the group at Dhammarekkhita, a Buddhist monastery just outside the Calhoun Street and Tillman Road intersection [in Fort Wayne, TX] which serves about 1,000 Burmese immigrants and refugees, removed the hall's flooring, plywood subfloor and insulation, which were damaged after the property was flooded with more than three...

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Carbondale Ethnic Festival Interfaith Service in Illinois

July 13, 2003

Source: The Southern

http://www.southernillinoisan.com/rednews/2003/07/14/build/local/LOC001.html

On July 13, 2003 The Southern reported that "people of all religious faiths and backgrounds need to take the messages they learn in their houses of worship and come together as a unified force for the betterment of their communities... That was the message of Rabbi Mark Shook of Temple Israel in St. Louis, who spoke at the Carbondale Ethnic Festival...

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Louisiana Organization Seeks Peace Through Interfaith Dialogue

July 11, 2003

Source: The News-Star

http://www.thenewsstar.com/html/0DA2B8AF-36FF-44A6-A6BC-DCD2E6AC5D64.shtml

On July 11, 2003 The News-Star reported that "a panel of scholars and lay people from different faith groups and international communities will talk at Neville High School tonight about how to overcome obstacles to personal and world peace... The forum, called 'Overcoming Obstacles to Peace, Friendship and Joy,' is sponsored by the Eagle Vision...

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The Youth for Peace Coalition in Waco, TX

July 10, 2003

Source: Waco Tribune-Herald

http://www.wacotrib.com/news/newsfd/auto/feed/news/2003/07/10/1057840259.29114.5365.1239.html

On July 10, 2003 the Waco Tribune-Herald reported that "fourteen young people � eight black and six Hispanic � are the test class for a new summer camp aimed at promoting friendships and understanding across religious, racial and cultural lines. The Youth for Peace Coalition, an educational program...

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Baha'i Community of Helena

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 4 January 2019.

Phone: 406-443-5985
Email: helena@bci.org
Website: http://www.helenabahai.org/

History

In 1937 Shoghi Effendi, attempting to finish the task started by Abdu'l Baha - to spread the Baha'i faith around the world, declared that each capitol city in the United States was to have an Assembly. This initial act as Guardian of...
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Columbia Metro Baha'i Communities

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 26 October 2018.

Contact Information

Address: PO Box 5973, Columbia, SC 29205
Email: bahaisoflewisville@gmail.com
Website: http://www.columbiabahai.org/

[flickr_set id="72157621942458944"] Activities and Schedule Devotional Meetings Wednesday, 7-8 P.M. Sunday, 11 A.M.-12 P.M. There are five spiritual assemblies in the Columbia area (two in Lexington County, and one each in Richland County, Forest Acres, and West Columbia),... Read more about Columbia Metro Baha'i Communities

Baha'i Faith

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 2 July 2003.

Phone: 406-656-0939

Baha'is of Great Falls

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 1 November 2006.

Phone: 406-727-9762
Website: http://bci.org/greatfallsbahais/

Activities and Schedule

Firesides:
These informal discussions about the Baha'i Faith are held in private homes on Saturday evenings at 7:30 p.m.
Community potluck dinners:
Pot luck dinners are open to Baha'i and non Baha'i alike. They are a time to eat and socialize. The...
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Baha'is of Gallatin County

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 26 October 2018.

Phone: 406-585-0247

History

The Baha'i Faith has been in Bozeman for roughly 40 years. In the past Bozeman has had an Assembly, but is now considered an "Organized Group." In the early 1990s many of the Baha'is in the Bozeman area moved to other areas of the country. This left less than the nine members required to form an assembly.
Although an "Organized Group" does not...
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Butte-Silver Bow Baha'i Assembly

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 7 October 2003.

Phone: 406-782-8194
Email: bennetts9@in-tch.com

Activities and Schedule

19 Day Feast
A community meeting every Baha'i Month, or every 19 days. The meeting includes:
-Readings from the Holy Writings
-Discussion of the treasury
-Recommendations regarding plans and agenda (every Baha'i's recommendation is considered, including...
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International Bahá’í Center

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 12 April 2016.

Phone: 406-721-5737
Email: info@bupc.org
Website: http://www.bupc.org
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History

The Bahá’í s Under the Provisions of the Covenant (BUPC) is an unorganized religion with adherents permeating the communities of every Bahá’í  group of all Baha'i persuasions as well as those who congregate in their own specially...

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Maryland Baha'i Group Plans to Expand

June 20, 2003

Source: The Baltimore Sun

http://www.sunspot.net/news/local/howard/bal-ho.bahai20jun20,0,1539681.story?coll=bal-local-howard

On June 20, 2003 The Baltimore Sun reported that "after decades of meeting in borrowed spaces, the Spiritual Assembly of the Baha'is of Howard County is seeking to build what would be the only center for its faith in Maryland... More than 200 followers of the religion - founded in 19th-century Persia...

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Interfaith Activity in Dutchess County, NY

June 15, 2003

Source: Poughkeepsie Journal

http://www.poughkeepsiejournal.com/sunday/localnews/stories/lo061503s12_p.shtml

On June 15, 2003 the Poughkeepsie Journal reported that "Dutchess County [NY] truly is a melting pot of religious faiths -- and religious tolerance... 'In many ways the county is very diverse and it breeds tolerance,' said Michael Tori, a religion professor at Marist College... The county may be nearly three-fourths Roman Catholic, but...

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