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What is the Baha"i faith?

William McElwee Miller

What is the Baha"i faith?

by William McElwee Miller

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Published by Eerdmans in Grand Rapids .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bahai Faith.

  • Edition Notes

    Abridgment of the Baha"i faith.

    StatementBy William McElwee Miller ; an abridgment by William N. Wysham.
    ContributionsWysham, William N.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP365 .M49 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination151 p. ;
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4541291M
    ISBN 100802817011
    LC Control Number77008063

    According to Bahá'í teachings, religious history is seen as an evolving educational process for mankind, through God's messengers, which are termed Manifestations of God. Bahá'u'lláh is seen as the most recent, pivotal, but not final of these individuals. He claimed to be the expected redeemer and teacher prophesied in Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, and . The Bahá'í Faith and related topics have appeared in fiction in multiple forms. The mention of the Bahá'í Faith, prominent members, or even individual believers have appeared in a variety of fictional forms including science fiction, and fantasy, as well as styles of short stories, novelettes, and novels, and even diverse media of the printed word and TV series.

    Shoghi Effendi's only book, God Passes By, is a central text covering the history of the faith from to Nabil-Zarandi's Dawn Breakers covers the Bábí period extensively through to Baháʼu'lláh's banishment from Persia in Baha'i Publications Bookstore. The Bahá’ís is a completely revised and updated edition of the popular magazine-format introduction to the Bahá’í Faith, now available in Spanish. Produced by the Bahá’í International Community, and now translated into Spanish, this publication offers an accessible and comprehensive survey of the Faith’s history, conceptual framework, and .

    is the official website of the Baha’is of the United States. It was created and is maintained under the auspices of the National Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’is of the United States, the nine-member elected governing body of the U.S. Baha’i community. Bahá’í Prayers “Blessed is the spot, and the house, and the place, and the city, and the heart, and the mountain, and the refuge, and the cave, and the valley, and the land, and the sea, and the island, and the meadow where mention of God hath .


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It is estimated to have between 5 and 8 million. The Kitáb-i-Aqdas – The Most Holy Book. Bahá’u’lláh’s book of laws, written in Arabic around while He was still imprisoned within the city of ‘Akká.

It was supplemented by later Writings and by Bahá’u’lláh’s replies to a series of questions posed by one of His secretaries. The first authorized English translation was.

Bahá'í Faith - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The Guardian of the Baha’i Faith, Shoghi Effendi, translated multiple books into English, wrote one book of Baha’i history and also wrote more t letters, including lengthy essays, treatises, monographs and compilations on a wide range of Baha’i-related subjects, many of which have now been published as full-length books.

[page xiii] Foreword. Shoghi Effendi, Guardian of the Bahá'í Faith, and appointed Expounder of the Teachings of Bahá'u'lláh, its Founder, is the one human being in all history, past, present or future, to exercise the greatest influence on the ultimate shape and modus operandi of the social order of the world.

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