You are currently browsing the tag archive for the ‘Talk’ tag.

Characteristics of Clusters that show Progress  by Mr. Donoval

These are personal notes taken while listening to this talk. They do not reflect the whole talk, may very well include misunderstandings, for sure does not cover all that was said during the talk, conveys the subjects and his reasoning in a much more condense form than the talk itself, and the text is my text reflecting what I understood to have been conveyed.

Mr. Donoval (member of the International Teaching Centre) talked about a few things successful clusters share. In other words, he elaborated on what clusters that have shown progress have in common. These are:

Read the rest of this entry »

Advertisements

 

What does it mean to be a Bahá’í?

Notes from a Talk given by Mr. Gustavo Correa (member of the Universal House of Justice)

These are personal notes taken while listening to this talk. They do not reflect the whole talk, may very well include misunderstandings, for sure does not cover all that was said during the talk, conveys the subjects and his reasoning in a much more condense form than the talk itself, and the text is my text reflecting what I understood to have been conveyed.

 

Mr. Correa began the talk by asking the question “What does it mean to be a Bahá’í?”

In its simple form, he said, it is perhaps to accept Bahá’u’lláh as the Manifestation of God for this day and try to live according to the Teachings He has given us.

He then continued that we could also say that it is to increase spirituality i.e. to strive to become increasingly more spiritual. We know that we all have the “capacity” to recognize the Manifestation of God. We also know that we have we have different capacities, each one of us having a different measure. However, we don’t know how much this capacity is. However much we develop, we should remember that there is more room for becoming spiritual and as we grow, we also develop and increase our capacity.

Read the rest of this entry »

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 354 other followers

Advertisements
%d bloggers like this: