Quote of the Month

The Great Being saith: The heaven of divine wisdom is illumined with the two luminaries of consultation and compassion. Take ye counsel together in all matters, inasmuch as consultation is the lamp of guidance which leadeth the way, and is the bestower of understanding. Tablets of Bahá’u’lláh Revealed after the Kitáb-i-Aqdas, p. 168

Online Fireside: Living Unified Where Racism Divides

The San Jose Baha’i Community is resuming our last Friday of the month firesides (informational and discussion gatherings) online, hosted by Vida Eliasieh. Our first online gathering will be Friday, August  28th from 7-9:00 pm and our speaker will be Dr. Farhad Sabetan. Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84788756545 Meeting ID: 847 8875 6545

Badasht Baha’i School: Walking Together on the Path Towards Race Unity & Oneness Part II

August 15-16, 2020 via the ZOOM online platform. No charge for the event. Families encouraged to register. Theme for the Badasht Bahá’í School this year, portrays how, in the most unassuming settings, heroic efforts are being made to heal racial prejudice, exploring how families and community members engaged in neighborhood devotionals, study circles, children’s classes…

THERE ARE FOUR LIGHTS!

Online: Guity Jam’s Monthly Fireside & Devotional

Guity Jam is still having her monthly fireside, the second Friday of each month. The gatherings have been moved to Zoom for the duration of the shelter-in-place. Please join us online Friday, August 1014 at 7:00 pm for prayers and discussion. This month’s speaker: Bob Henderson Zoom Link: https://zoom.us/j/99035879455?pwd=bVFUUUJobmRnRnZVdjlIcjBrYjc2dz09 Meeting ID: 990 3587 9455 Passcode:…

July 28: Day of Call-in Campaign in Support of Religious Prisoners in Iran

Dear friends, we are urged by our National Spiritual Assembly to participate in a call-in campaign in support of two Congressional Resolutions aimed at the many religious prisoners in Iran who were not included in the Iranian government’s recent COVID-19 furlough. These are House Resolution 823 (HR823) and Senate Resolution 578 (SR578). Please read the…

Second Harvest Food Bank Needs Our Help

The Covid-19 pandemic has hit social institutions and aid organizations particularly hard, which creates even more hardship for the most vulnerable populations in our community. While our most recent Second Harvest barrel sent 258 pounds of food to the local food bank, it will remain empty until we can meet again safely at the Baha’i…