The Fundamental Verities Sequence of Courses

The Fundamental Verities Sequence of Courses

Course One — This Day of God

Explores the life of the spirit, the nature of the soul, and the transforming power of the Word of God. Provides practice in planning and hosting devotional meetings. (9 sessions)

The Meaning of Divine Unity

Tests and Sacrifices

The Human Soul: A Sign of God

Divine Law and Spiritual Growth

The Manifestations of God

Progressive Revelation

The Greater Covenant

The Manifestation of God for This Day: Bahá’u’lláh

The Power of Prayer


Course Two — Circles of Unity

Fosters individual initiative to welcome children and families into community life and reach out through community service. Provides practice hosting gatherings for all ages. (9 sessions)

God’s New Creation

The Spirit of Servitude to God

Family Unity and World Peace

The Source of Unity

Expanding Circles of Unity

Fostering Unified Action

Principles and Process of Consultation

A New Foundation for Peace and World Order

The Seeds of World Peace


Course Three — The Seeker’s Quest

Examines the search for truth that motivates all seekers of the Best Beloved. Provides practice building friendships, listening with care, and responding with love. (9 sessions)

A Vision of Growth

The Divine Fragrance

Nobility of the Human Spirit

Our Perfect Exemplar

The Seeker’s Quest

The Power of Love

Spiritual Transformation

Finding Receptive Souls

The Word of God


Course Four — Every Believer Is a Teacher

Provides practice sharing the Word of God, introducing Bahá’u’lláh to others, hosting firesides, and inviting seekers to become Bahá’ís. (12 sessions)

Love’s Flame

The Power of Utterance

Blazoning the Name of Bahá’u’lláh

A Contemporary Faith

Human Happiness

The Power of Divine Assistance

The Fireside

Contributing to Growth

Inviting Receptive Souls

Nurturing New Believers

Promoting Entry by Troops

A Door to Entry by Troops


Course Five — To Serve the Covenant

Explores the Covenant as a personal link to the Central Figures of the Bahá’í Faith. Builds the skill of storytelling for firesides, devotional gatherings, and other events. (11 sessions)

The Story of the Covenant

The Life of the Báb

The Life of Bahá’u’lláh

The Covenant of Bahá’u’lláh

‘Abdu’l-Bahá: The Center of the Covenant

The Covenant: Axis of the Oneness of Humanity

Shoghi Effendi: Guardian of the Cause of God

The Covenant and the Individual

Individual Rights and Freedoms

A Day Not Followed by Night

To Serve the Covenant


Course Six — Building a New Civilization

Fosters individual contributions to world transformation by building the World Order of Bahá’u’lláh. Provides practice hosting more vibrant Feasts and Holy Days. (9 sessions)

Breezes of the Most Merciful

The Covenant and the New World Order

One Family, One Country, One World

Adversity: A Morning Dew Upon His Green Pasture

The Individual in a New Model of Community Life

A Unique System: Twin Arms of the Administrative Order

A Vibrant Model of Unity in Diversity

A World Embracing Vision

Our Glorious Mission

Core Curriculum