The Healing Power of Prayer
Turning to God can help remove our afflictions—the Baha’i teachings encourage practicing both the physical and spiritual means of healing sickness. In fact, we should not separate them, for they...

Prayer and Problem-Solving
Achieving our true spiritual station and practicing justice is a tall order, and will be extremely difficult to achieve without prayer. Prayer has the power not only to transform our...

How Sacrifice Creates Nobility
Often, when we westerners think of sacrifice, we think of the powerful example of Jesus Christ—but the spiritual practice of sacrifice is not limited to the single example of Jesus....

What is the Secret of Divine Civilization?
In the year 1875 Abdu’l-Baha—the son of the founder of the Baha’i Faith, Baha’u’llah—wrote the powerful, profound book The Secret of Divine Civilization. Although Abdu’l-Baha’s book ostensibly focuses on the...

How to Transcend the World of Material Existence
Every spiritual seeker lives for those transcendent moments we occasionally experience those deep, powerful insights into the mystical aspects of life that go beyond our material existence. Those spiritual moments,...