Search Chronology for entries about "Toronto"
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|1963 10 May
||The passing of F. St. George Spendlove (b. 23 April, 1897 in Montreal) in Toronto. He was part of the community of early believers in Montreal where he learned about the Faith after returning from the war in Europe.
The Face of Early Canada, published in 1958, is illustrated with pieces from this collection. A second book, Collectors’ Luck, followed in 1960.
Bahá’í World, Vol. 13, 1954–1963, “In Memoriam,” pp. 895–9.
|1967. 24 - 26 Mar
||The Arctic Policy Conference was held in Toronto. Present were 16 attendees, Hand of the Cause John Robarts, representatives of the National Spiritual Assembly, the Auxiliary Board, the National Pioneer Committee and individuals involved in the teaching work in the Arctic. It was decided to establish Bahá'í houses in Frobisher Bay in the District of Franklin, Baker Lake in the District of Keewatin and Yellowknife in the District of Mackenzie. [SDSC278]
- Photo of Bahá'í House in Baker Lake.
|Toronto; Frobisher Bay; Baker Lake; Yellowknife;
||Frobisher Bay (Iqaluit); Baker Lake; Yellowknife; Baha'i House
|1967 29 Oct
||The launch of the Centenary of Bahá'u'lláh's proclamation to the kings and the rulers in Toronto. A 30-minute memorial service for Catherine Huxtable was added to the progrm that included an eulogy by Michael Rochester. [LNW176-179]
|1990 22 Feb
||Jalál Kházeh, Hand of the Cause of God, passes away in Toronto. (b.1897) [BINS219:90]
Note: VV123 says it was 20 February.
- He was appointed a Hand of the Cause of God on the 6th of December, 1953 after the passing of Hand of the Cause of God Siegfried Schopflocher. [MoCxxiv]
||Jalal Khazeh; Hand Cause; In Memoriam; Appointment Hand - Individual Appointment
||The announcement by the Universal House of Justice of the appointment of Siamak Hariri of Toronto, Canada, as architect of the Baha'i Temple to be built near Santiago in Chile. [BWNS223]
||Santiago; Chile; Toronto;
||Siamak Hariri; Mother Temple of South America; Continental Mashriqu’l-Adhkar; Mashriqu’l-Adhkar
|2007. 1 Jun
||The passing of Knight of Bahá'u'lláh Jameson (Jamie) Bond (b. 6 November, 1917 Toronto, ON) in Duncan, BC. [SDSC262, 387-388, 406]
- See Sole Desire Service Cause An Odyssey of Bahá'í Service: Gale and Jameson Bond by Don Brown for a biography.
|Toronto; Duncan; BC
||Jamie Bond; In Memoriam; Knight of Baha'u'llah
|2009 10 – 11 Jan
||Regional Conferences held in Toronto, Canada and Guadalajara, Mexico. [BWNS687]
||Toronto; Canada; Guadalajara; Mexico
|2017 30 Apr
||In his address to the Canadian National Convention on behalf of the Board of Trustees of Huqúqu’lláh for Canada, Dr A-M Ghadirian states that there are 1,115 Representatives and Deputy Trustees worldwide in 31 National and Regional Boards of Trustees.
||Huququ’llah; Dr A-M Ghadirian