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131

August 19, 1912: The Week Ahead

As ‘Abdu’l-Bahá settles in at Green Acre just outside of Eliot, Maine, we take a look at the week ahead. FULL STORY >>

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130

Hand-in-Hand with the Indomitable Kate Carew

Our producer comments on what he has found most surprising about the journey so far. FULL STORY >>

Day
129

The Methods for Investigating Truth

To a packed house at Green Acre, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá speaks on the shortcomings of our ability distinguish the truth. FULL STORY >>

Day
128

Five Hundred Welcome ‘Abdu’l-Bahá at Green Acre

‘Abdu’l-Bahá arrives at Green Acre in Eliot, Maine, one of “the greatest sources of religious innovation anywhere in the country.” FULL STORY >>

Day
127

The Sun Sets on Dublin

After nearly three weeks in Dublin, New Hampshire, it is time for ‘Abdu’l-Bahá to say goodbye. FULL STORY >>

Day
126

The Religious Pulse of Modern America

American novelist Winston Churchill says that Americans in 1912 are seeking a new spiritual direction. FULL STORY >>

Day
125

Listening to ‘Abdu’l-Bahá at the Unitarian Church

Dublin’s motley inhabitants gather together to hear ‘Abdu’l-Bahá one last time. FULL STORY >>

Day
124

August 12, 1912: The Week Ahead

As ‘Abdu’l-Bahá winds down his stay in the scenic town of Dublin, New Hampshire, we take a look at the week ahead. FULL STORY >>

Day
123

On Cows and Materialist Philosophy

‘Abdu’l-Bahá disputes the premises of modern materialist philosophy. FULL STORY >>

Day
122

‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s Journey So Far: Month Four

Highlights from the fourth month of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s journey through America. FULL STORY >>

Day
121

The Symbolic Language of the Bible

‘Abdu’l-Bahá argues against interpreting scripture literally. FULL STORY >>

Day
120

The Rights Not Only of Women, But of Men

A small incident in Dublin prompts ‘Abdu’l-Bahá to address the other side of the equal rights issue. FULL STORY >>

Day
119

The Progressive Party Acclaims Theodore Roosevelt

In Chicago, the National Progressive Party Convention welcomes its candidate amidst fanfare akin to a religious revival.  FULL STORY >>

Day
118

Socialism, Strikes, and Oscar Wilde

Late at night, Margaret Sanger and George De Forest Brush discuss Socialism, labor, and strikes: regular subjects for ‘Abdu’l-Bahá. FULL STORY >>

Day
117

August 5, 1912: The Week Ahead

As ‘Abdu’l-Bahá continues his stay in the scenic environs of Dublin, New Hampshire, we take a look at the week ahead. FULL STORY >>

Day
116

The Challenges of Finding ‘Abdu’l-Bahá

We share some observations about our approach to discovering and portraying ‘Abdu’l-Bahá. FULL STORY >>

Day
115

“Get the Races to Intermarry”

While speaking to African American servants on the shores of Dublin Lake, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá makes a surprising announcement. FULL STORY >>

Day
114

Being Black in the Progressive Era

In 1910 an African American lawyer boards a ship to Egypt to meet ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, and reflects on what it means to be an American. FULL STORY >>

Day
113

Out and About in Dublin

‘Abdu’l-Bahá settles into summer life at the resort village of Dublin, New Hampshire. FULL STORY >>

Day
112

Abbott Thayer, Father of Camouflage

Dublin painter Abbott Thayer sees the presence of God reflected in the everyday displays of nature. FULL STORY >>

Day
111

George De Forest Brush, “Lover of Indians”

Dublin painter George De Forest Brush brings European Orientalism to his romantic depictions of America’s Native peoples. FULL STORY >>

Day
110

July 29, 1912: The Week Ahead

As ‘Abdu’l-Bahá settles in with the residents of Dublin, New Hampshire, we take a look at the week ahead. FULL STORY >>

Day
109

A Different Side of America

Unlike in New York and the big cities, a different kind of American experience unfolds in Dublin, New Hampshire. FULL STORY >>

Day
108

The Modern Science of Breeding Better People

As ‘Abdu’l-Bahá talks with Agnes Parsons about her handicapped son, scientists in London meet to discuss the emerging science of eugenics. FULL STORY >>

Day
107

A Sleepy Morning in Dublin, New Hampshire

The unorthodox inhabitants of small country resort town awaken to find ‘Abdu’l-Bahá among them. FULL STORY >>