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Celebrating ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s Visit to Green Acre

Aug 21, 2021 | Community, Green Acre, History of Maine, News + Announcements, Peace, Race Unity, Sarah Farmer, ‘Abdu'l-Bahá

Welcome to our celebration of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s visit to Green Acre in 1912. Click the link below to download the materials for today’s session.

MATERIALS for DAY 6*

AUGUST 21st

“. . . He went with them to the hill of Monsalvat. As soon as He arrived about four hundred people sang songs of praise to Him in unison. He addressed this gathering on the necessity of founding the school for the investigation of religions which Miss Farmer wished to establish on that mountain. A moving picture of this gathering was taken. The gathering was also characterized by a renewed enthusiasm, ardor and love, which seemed to draw all hearts. It was an auspicious day.” 

—Mahmúd


* Material compiled by Anne Gordon Perry with assistance and resources provided by Rosanne Adams and Diane Iverson.