Day
106

What Can the Hypocrite Know?

Before leaving Boston, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá lays out the standard of conduct he expects from Bahá’u’lláh’s followers. FULL STORY >>

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105

‘Abdu’l-Bahá: Science Proves the Human Spirit

In Boston, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá argues that human intelligence differs from nature not just in degree, but in kind. FULL STORY >>

Day
104

The Modern Prophet and the Original Hippie

Elbert Hubbard, America’s maverick columnist, profiles ‘Abdu’l-Bahá for Hearst’s Magazine.  FULL STORY >>

Day
103

July 22, 1912: The Week Ahead

As ‘Abdu’l-Bahá prepares to leave New York for a trip to the New England countryside, we take a look at the week ahead. FULL STORY >>

Day
102

Deeds, Not Words

‘Abdu’l-Bahá stresses the need for action to accompany high-minded rhetoric. FULL STORY >>

Day
101

The Secret of Divine Civilization

Decades before the American election of 1912, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá had argued for enlightened leadership in an open letter to Persia. FULL STORY >>

Day
100

1912: A Year Supreme With Possibilities

As ‘Abdu’l-Bahá crosses America in 1912, the Progressive Era is reaching a climax. FULL STORY >>

Day
99

“Bind Ye the Broken With the Hands of Justice”

‘Abdu’l-Bahá's father, Bahá’u’lláh, called on the leaders of the New World to establish justice. FULL STORY >>

Day
98

“Have Mercy on Yourselves and on Those Beneath You”

While in prison in 1868, Bahá’u’lláh, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s father, challenged the monarchs of the nineteenth century. FULL STORY >>

Day
97

Join the Conversation!

We’d like to thank our readers, welcome some new ones, and ask you all to join the conversation. FULL STORY >>

Day
96

July 15, 1912: The Week Ahead

As 'Abdu'l-Bahá prepares for his final week in New York, we take a look at what's coming up. FULL STORY >>

Day
95

Religion: The Greatest Cause of Human Alienation

In Brooklyn, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá addresses one of the city’s largest congregations on the subject of unity. FULL STORY >>

Day
94

“Every Child Is Potentially the Light of the World”

The moral education of children was an important thread in ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s American discourse. FULL STORY >>

Day
93

The Short and Fearless Life of Lua Getsinger

Lua Getsinger was the first American to make the perilous journey to meet ‘Abdu’l-Bahá in Palestine. FULL STORY >>

Day
92

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

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

Day
91

Heat Wave Knocks Out the Northeast

‘Abdu’l-Bahá insists on staying in New York as an epic heat wave hammers the country. FULL STORY >>

Day
90

The Jewish Watchman and the Blue Whale

At the Museum of Natural History in New York, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá talks to an elderly man about the life beyond. FULL STORY >>

Day
89

July 8, 1912: The Week Ahead

As New York tries to beat an epic heat wave, we take a look at the week ahead. FULL STORY >>

Day
88

Who Is ‘Abdu’l-Bahá?

Americans have a hard time trying to define ‘Abdu’l-Bahá. What does he have to say? FULL STORY >>

Day
87

‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s Impressions of New York

A reporter for the New York Sun discovers that ‘Abdu’l-Bahá has no interest in being a tourist. FULL STORY >>

Day
86

The Lesson of the Titanic

For both United States Senator Isidor Rayner and ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, the lesson of the Titanic is primarily spiritual. FULL STORY >>

Day
85

Happy Fourth of July!

‘Abdu’l-Bahá and his entourage are invited to participate in New York's Fourth of July parade. FULL STORY >>

Day
84

Woodrow Wilson: The Man Who Would Be President

After five days of deadlock, the Democratic National Convention selects Woodrow Wilson as its Presidential candidate. FULL STORY >>

Day
83

The Memoirs of an American Painter

A portrait of New York painter Juliet Thompson and her connection with ‘Abdu’l-Bahá.  FULL STORY >>

Day
82

July 1, 1912: The Week Ahead

As 'Abdu'l-Bahá returns to New York, we take a look at the week ahead. FULL STORY >>