Transformation of the Individual & Society

Belief and Learning in Action

Is not the object of every Revelation to effect a transformation in the whole character of mankind, a transformation that shall manifest itself, both outwardly and inwardly, that shall affect both its inner life and external conditions?  — Bahá’u’lláh

Personal Transformation

And the honor and distinction of the individual consist in this, that he among all the world’s multitudes should become a source of social good.  —Abdu’l-Baha

Building Community  |  The Development of a Worldwide Community

The supreme need of humanity is cooperation and reciprocity… The stronger the ties of fellowship and solidarity amongst men, the greater will be the power of constructiveness and accomplishment in all the planes of human activity.  — Abdu’l-Baha

Social Action

We cannot segregate the human heart from the environment outside us and say that once one of these is reformed everything will be improved.  — Shoghi Effendi

Participating in Public Discourse 

Be anxiously concerned with the needs of the age ye live in, and centre your deliberations on its exigencies and requirements.  —Bahá’u’lláh