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When the Bombs Drop

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AuthorRobert W. Balch
 
Author 2
Gwen Farnsworth
 
Author 3
Sue Wilkins
 
Title of item
When the Bombs Drop
 
Subtitle of item
Reactions to Disconfirmed Prophecy in a Millennial Sect
 
Volume
26:2
 
Pages
137-158
Parent publication   Sociological Perspectives
 
Publisher of this ed.
University of California Press
Date of this edition 1983-04
LanguageEnglish
Permission Fair use (see notes on copyright)
Posted 2012-10-12 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Published Articles
URLbahai-library.com/balch_when_bombs_drop
Abstract An academic article about the prophetic expectations of a covenant-breaker group, Baha’is Under the Provisions of the Covenant, who claimed the world would end on April 29, 1980.
Notes See also a follow-up article, Fifteen Years of Failed Prophecy: Coping with cognitive dissonance in a Baha’i sect.

The "Baha'i sect" discussed in this article is not affiliated with the Baha'i Faith, follows a different set of writings, and has been sued by the legal trademark holders for illegitimate use of Baha'i terms; see WIPO Domain Name Dispute: Case D2005-0214, "uhj.net". On whether the real Baha'i Faith has "sects," see The Covenant, Bahá'u'lláh's "Supreme Gift", Protects The Bahá'í Faith From Schism (offsite).

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