The Bahá’í Faith Community of Wrangell, AK
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We are One Human Family

What future do we see for our children and youth?

The Baha’is of Wrangell are committed to helping reshape society around principles of unity – such as love, inclusivity, and collaboration.

We desire to join hands with our neighbors in a community-building process that cultivates friendship and transforms it into spiritual and material progress.

  • Attend devotional gatherings together with others who recognize our need to connect with our creator.

Our Destiny

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The earth is but one country...
...and mankind its citizens.
- Bahá’u’lláh
About the Baha'i Faith

What is Spirituality in the Bahá’í Faith?

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The Bahá’í Calendar

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The time has come…

The world we live in Whether we call it “modernity”, or by some other name, there is a universal recognition that there is something very different about the world we live in today – something […]

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Excellent overview of the Bahá’i Faith on BBC

Recently, the BBC published an article with extensive excerpts from a BBC audio podcast containing an excellent overview of the Bahá’i Faith.  The BBC Podcast is the latest in the BBC World Service’s “Heart and […]

Today’s Events

  • Children's Class at 2:30 pmChildren's ClassTime: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
    There are weekly classes in Wrangell with a focus on recognizing and practicing virtues such as kindness, helpfulness, truthfulness. These classes are open to children of all backgrounds.
    Location: Evergreen Elementary School Music Room

Upcoming Events

  • April 20, 2024
    • First Day of RidvánFirst Day of Ridván
  • April 24, 2024
    • Children's Class at 2:30 pmChildren's ClassTime: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
      There are weekly classes in Wrangell with a focus on recognizing and practicing virtues such as kindness, helpfulness, truthfulness. These classes are open to children of all backgrounds.
      Location: Evergreen Elementary School Music Room

From the Bahá’í Writings

…in every age, the reading of the scriptures and holy books is for no other purpose except to enable the reader to apprehend their meaning and unravel their innermost mysteries. Otherwise reading, without understanding, is of no abiding profit unto man.

— Bahá’u’lláh

Bahá’í World News Service

Construction work on the Shrine of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá enters a new phase focused on intricate details of building systems and exterior surfaces.

BIC organizes eight events at the UN’s CSW, bringing together over 570 people to explore how institutions can remove barriers to women’s full participation in society.

Human Rights Watch documents the discriminatory laws, policies, and practices used by the Iranian government to violate the human rights of Bahá’ís in the country.

A new statement by the Brussels Office of the Bahá’í International Community explores avenues for nurturing young people’s potential as catalysts for social change.

Podcast explores the history and evolution of the BIC and its contributions to discourses pertaining to the future and wellbeing of humanity.

Radio Bahá’í in Chile launches national archive project, cataloging four decades of recordings of Mapuche cultural expression through arts, storytelling and conversations

Podcast explores efforts of the Association for Bahá’í Studies to enrich the intellectual life of communities through consultative approaches to academic inquiry.

BIC statement to the UN’s Commission on the Status of Women emphasizes self-transformation in institutions that aim to foster more gender-equal societies.

A forum held by the Bahá’ís of Bolivia explores equality in educational opportunities for women, emphasizing the broader goal of weaving this principle throughout society

In this podcast episode, we hear accounts of how prayer and efforts to apply spiritual principles to one’s daily life provide the seeds for social betterment.

Roundtable discussions held by the Bahá’ís of Kazakhstan explore how a conception of human nature rooted in the nobility of human beings can strengthen family life.

More than 150 Iranian human rights advocates, and social and political activists sign public statement condemning new wave of arrests against Bahá’ís.

Counsellor Bhavna Anbarasan shares insights arising from Bahá’í endeavors in villages in the Indian state of Bihar where a culture of equality is taking root.

Local craftsmen in PNG have hand carved 432 timber panels that now frame the nine doors of the rising House of Worship.

The Polish translation of the Kitáb-i-Aqdas has been published in print for the first time, the culmination of a dedicated effort spanning almost three decades.

Prayer gatherings in ‘Akká-Haifa have welcomed all people, irrespective of their cultural or religious backgrounds, in a shared spirit of kindness and fellowship.

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