Laura Receives Racial Justice Award
Congratulations to Laura Lawrence as she is honored by the Bethlehem YWCA for her efforts to eliminate racism and empower women on August 13th 2009 at the Candlelight (Blue) Restaurant in Bethlehem. Laura was awarded the 2009 Racial Justice Award and received a copy of a Proclamation recognizing her efforts from the PA State Legislature. In her comments, Laura stated that it was the Baha'i Faith that inspired her to serve the community in this capacity and closed with this quote from Baha'u'llahRead More
"...that all nations should become one in faith and all men as brothers; that the bonds of affection and unity between the sons of men should be strengthened; that diversity of religion should cease, and differences of race be annulled -- what harm is there in this? ...Yet so it shall be; these fruitless strifes, these ruinous wars shall pass away, and the `Most Great Peace' shall come..."