O Lord! Make me a brilliant lamp, a shining star and a blessed tree, adorned with fruit, its branches overshadowing all these regions.

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Updated April 11, 2022

News from Around the Region

Northwest Ohio: “The Conference for Hope”

The Baha’is of Northwest Ohio (NWOhio) and their partners convened “The Conference for Hope” on Saturday, May 21, 2022. In attendance were 35 people, including representatives of 13 non-governmental organizations. Their aim was to start an on-going grass-roots effort for strengthening local communities by direct involvement of area individuals and organizations.Co-sponsors included: the MultiFaith CouncilContinue reading “Northwest Ohio: “The Conference for Hope””

Local Bahá’í Communities


Bahá’ís and friends learn a traditional African rhythm in West Lafayette.

Fort Wayne
South Bend
West Lafayette


Youth and children gather for spiritual empowerment in Flint.

Ann Arbor
Oakland County
Wayne, Washtenaw, Macomb and Oakland Counties


A family attends a community-building conference in Columbus.

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Cleveland Heights
Northeastern Ohio
Yellow Springs

International and National Connections

Worldwide Bahá’í Community

The website of the International Baha’i Community. Bahá’ís believe the crucial need facing humanity is to find a unifying vision of the future of society and of the nature and purpose of life. Such a vision unfolds in the writings of Bahá’u’lláh.

Bahá’ís of the United States

The spiritual teachings of the Bahá’í Faith inspire us to form deep and diverse relationships and build communities that nurture the well-being of all. We all have a part to play in shaping a bright future.

Bahá’í World News Service

The official news service of the worldwide Bahá’í community. Stories from communities all around the world.