Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Noted Speaker To Bring Message of Universal Bahai Faith.(Metropolitan)

Byline: Paul Logan Journal Staff Writer

* Religion stresses unity of humankind, world peace and world order

An international lecturer will be the keynote speaker on Saturday, the anniversary of the birth of Baha'u'llah, founder of the Bahai faith.

James Nelson, a former Los Angeles County Superior Court judge, is a dynamic speaker, according to David Stuart of the Bahai Faith Community of Albuquerque.

"I have heard talks he has given that were taped," Stuart said. "He does a fine job."

Baha'u'llah, whose given name was Mirza Husayn-Ali, was born to Persian nobility in Tehran, Iran, in 1817. Baha'u'llah, an Arabic word meaning "Glory of God," was a Bahai prophet who died in 1892. …

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