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Michael Day

Michael Day is the author of "Journey to a Mountain", "Coronation on Carmel" and "Sacred Stairway", a trilogy that tells the story of the Shrine of the Bab, as well as a photo book “Queen of Carmel" on the same topic. He also authored the 2021 publication "Fragrance of Glory: An account of the Ascension of Abdu’l-Baha". He was a journalist for daily newspapers in Australia and New Zealand. Then, from 2003-2006, he was the editor of the Baha’i World News Service at the Baha’i World Centre. Now based in Benowa, Gold Coast, Australia, he is researching and writing on aspects of Baha’i history.

George Townshend: Luminary of the Emerald Isle

A User’s Guide to God Passes By

Memorials of the Faithful: Abdu’l-Baha’s Manual for Living and Dying

20 Years Ago: The Inauguration of the Terraces Adorning the Shrine of the Bab

Fountain of Love: Edward Broomhall (1941-2020)

Some Thoughts on My Favorite Prayer for Protection

Remembrance Suite: A Sonnet of Sonnets by Shirin Sabri

Spiritual Themes in Bob Dylan’s Songs

The Spiritual Appeal of Star Wars

The Poems of Ruhiyyih Khanum after the Passing of Shoghi Effendi

How the song “Imagine” by John Lennon Compares to Baha’i Beliefs

Herald of the Covenant: A Tribute to William Henry (Harry) Randall

Religion. What is it Good For?

A Prayer to Power Up Your Day: The Long Obligatory Prayer

The Apostle of Peace

Why is the Baha’i World Centre in Israel?

The Bab – What was He like?

Ugo Giachery: A Spiritual Hero with Practical Feet

Heroic Stories as Communities Celebrate their 60th Anniversaries

Sifting the Dust: A New Book by Marjorie Tidman

Manijeh: Not Only a Change of Name

New Zealand Celebrates 100 Years of the Baha’i Faith: A Personal Reflection

Of Wars and Worship – The Extraordinary Story of Gertrude and Alvin Blum

Searching for the Footsteps of Abdu’l-Baha

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