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by David Bowie
Mon Jan 17, 2011 6:51 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Quotes on Love
Replies: 2
Views: 22360

Re: Quotes on Love

The extract you mention is a variation of a pilgrim's note. The original is from page 42 of "Daily Lessons Received at Akka, January 1908" by Helens S. Goodall and Ella Goodall Cooper. They reported 'Abdu'l-Baha to have said: "Whatever is done in love is never any trouble, and - there...
by David Bowie
Wed Nov 24, 2010 12:20 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Looking for "Golden Memories" video
Replies: 1
Views: 9661

Re: Looking for "Golden Memories" video

Hi, I think they were excerpted from the 4 DVd series Hands of The Cause" that are still available from the Canadian and US BDS services.

by David Bowie
Thu Aug 19, 2010 11:27 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Tolstoy
Replies: 10
Views: 33854

Re: Tolstoy

I realize I come rather late to this discussion but thought you might find this link of interest. I met a great-nephew of the Djazzab mentioned in the article a few years ago in Bakersfield, California. A Canadai...
by David Bowie
Fri Dec 19, 2008 4:16 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Tattoo
Replies: 7
Views: 43446

Re: Tattoo

I found this on my computer. David 19 August 2003 Dear Bahá’í Friend, Your email letter of 17 August 2003 regarding tattoos has been received at the Bahá’í World Centre and referred to our Department for response. In reply to your enquiry, nothing at all has been found in the Holy Texts on the matte...
by David Bowie
Tue Sep 30, 2008 2:02 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Shoghi Effendi's "Will", or lack thereof
Replies: 6
Views: 18309

Re: Shoghi Effendi's "Will", or lack thereof

MontanaDon wrote: "Ruhiyyih Khanum reports that Shoghi Effendi told her that The Dispensation said all he had to say. It was entered and accepted by the Israeli Courts as his will and testament. So tho' it is not in the form of what we would normally think of as a will, many of the older believ...
by David Bowie
Sun Aug 17, 2008 11:12 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Question about canvassing
Replies: 12
Views: 26027

Re: Question about canvassing

Hi, Brett, I am afraid this is another late response to your question. The following extract from a letter of the House of Justice seems to bear on several of the points made in other replies. David "The House of Justice sees no objection to consultation among the delegates of a region prior to...
by David Bowie
Fri Aug 15, 2008 1:26 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: 7 generations of our relatives accepted in the Abha Kingdom?
Replies: 4
Views: 21520

Re: 7 generations of our relatives accepted in the Abha Kingdom?

I found this on my computer but can't remember where i got it. David THE CONDITION OF NON-BAHÁ’Í RELATIVES AFTER DEATH The Research Department has studied the questions about the spiritual condition of souls of the non-Bahá’í relatives of Bahá’ís, which were contained in the letter dated 26 July 199...
by David Bowie
Fri Aug 15, 2008 1:21 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: What happened to the Guardian's Int'l Bahai Court?
Replies: 23
Views: 37968

Re: What happened to the Guardian's Int'l Bahai Court?

I have not logged on for a long time so apologise for this late response. A few years ago I wrote to the World Centre about this matter and have attached their reply. David ***************************** M E M O R A N D U M To: The Universal House of Justice Date: 24 April 2002 From: Research Departm...
by David Bowie
Sun May 06, 2007 8:22 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: The Guardian recorded?
Replies: 3
Views: 12280

That same poor quality film of Shoghi Effendi is now included in the video "Shoghi Effendi: Guardian of the Baha'i Faith" and also in one of the four DVDs about the Hands of the Cause.

by David Bowie
Wed Mar 15, 2006 9:22 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Six Steps to Spirituality
Replies: 6
Views: 16397

I just checked the forum and today and foud this query. The entire message is published in "Messages from the Universal House of Justice: 1963-1986" pp. 580-590. in 2001 White Mountain Publications published a small booklet looking at the six points called "Personal Pathway to Spiritual Growth. See ...

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