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by onepence~2
Sat Apr 04, 2009 12:36 am
Forum: Non-Baha'i issues
Topic: Poetry
Replies: 12
Views: 26965

Re: Poetry

even if Tyranny abounds and rules the lands and grounds

mankind knows

"The earth is not man’s home

..."
by onepence~2
Fri Apr 03, 2009 9:48 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Idiots guide to bahai?
Replies: 7
Views: 12985

Re: Idiots guide to bahai?

Bahá’u’lláh and the New Era

Author: J. E. Esslemont

Pages: 286

send a private message to me and I can mail you a hard copy

the book is also online

http://reference.bahai.org/en/t/je/BNE/

scan through the contents page ... very illuminating ...
by onepence~2
Thu Apr 02, 2009 10:18 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Manifestations of God?
Replies: 5
Views: 10279

Re: Manifestations of God?

"to a lesser extent Their prophecies "

???

why is that ?

one would think that would be more important
perhaps even the most important aspect of any religion that can be considered
by onepence~2
Thu Apr 02, 2009 7:18 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Groups: Villagers attack homes of Baha'is in Egypt
Replies: 2
Views: 12037

Groups: Villagers attack homes of Baha'is in Egypt

By MAGGIE MICHAEL – 5 hours ago CAIRO (AP) — Dozens of Muslim villagers have attacked the homes of members of the minority Baha'i religion in southern Egypt, hurling firebombs and denouncing them as "enemies of God," human rights groups said Thursday. The attacks began Saturday after a pro...
by onepence~2
Thu Apr 02, 2009 7:03 pm
Forum: Non-Baha'i issues
Topic: Robot Makes Scientific Discovery All by Itself♦
Replies: 0
Views: 18336

Robot Makes Scientific Discovery All by Itself♦

He can come up with a hypothesis, plan an experiment, reason about the results, and then plan his next steps. Now ADAM is the first robot—but maybe not the last—to have independently discovered new scientific information, according to scientists who recently built themselves the mechanical colleague...
by onepence~2
Wed Apr 01, 2009 2:17 am
Forum: Non-Baha'i issues
Topic: Poetry
Replies: 12
Views: 26965

Re: Poetry

this is the dawning of the age of Baha'u'llah

the age of Baha'u'llah

of Baha'u'llah

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9se9x0vd32A
by onepence~2
Sun Mar 29, 2009 6:16 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: [LOCKED] Question : LSA's Rulers
Replies: 17
Views: 21187

Re: Q : LSA's Rulers

irregardless of past performance

with a stroke of His pen

the temporal can become permanent

(i am) / we are

Zion Zion Zion

forever

amen
by onepence~2
Sat Mar 28, 2009 4:51 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: [LOCKED] Question : LSA's Rulers
Replies: 17
Views: 21187

Re: Q : LSA's Rulers

... That means that in the World Order model, you need not three but six different categories: the civil three of Legislative/executive/judiciary, the religious three of worship/doctrine/law, and then plus two: "Head of the Faith" and "Sovereignty." The sovereignty of a nation c...
by onepence~2
Sat Mar 28, 2009 12:37 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: [LOCKED] Question : LSA's Rulers
Replies: 17
Views: 21187

Re: Q : LSA's Rulers

"The LSAs and NSAs and UHJ are the "rulers of Baha" : they can and do appoint people to exercise their authority. " yes ... this supreme theocracy is beginning to shape within our mind ... within our theocracy there is judicial, executive, and legislative functions each are inter...
by onepence~2
Sat Mar 28, 2009 12:12 am
Forum: Non-Baha'i issues
Topic: Poetry
Replies: 12
Views: 26965

Re: Poetry

placed

within each soul

light so awesome

it fixes our world

///

dh note ... play off the stars ...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3RhARv98Ktg
by onepence~2
Fri Mar 27, 2009 12:46 pm
Forum: Non-Baha'i issues
Topic: Poetry
Replies: 12
Views: 26965

Re: Poetry

north south

east west

our Community is the place we love the best

///

dh note .. inspired by and written for BritishBahai

1
dh
by onepence~2
Thu Mar 26, 2009 8:37 pm
Forum: Non-Baha'i issues
Topic: Poetry
Replies: 12
Views: 26965

Re: Poetry

l e t t e r s

letters

black and white

form shapes

upon sight
by onepence~2
Thu Mar 26, 2009 8:36 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: [LOCKED] Question : LSA's Rulers
Replies: 17
Views: 21187

Re: Q : LSA's Rulers

q deals with application of Law

answer

should also dwell into serving in the Spirit of the Law
by onepence~2
Thu Mar 26, 2009 8:27 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Q : Explain Baha'i concept of Zion
Replies: 14
Views: 18533

Re: Q : Explain Baha'i concept of Zion

Zion the smell of freshly cut grass the tint of colour from a raindrop our broken stick all parts particles and spacial relations Zion our home how we yearn *smile* yet are so week ... still Zion forever ... in our heart in our dreams in every waking thought & deed Zion forever we pray ... keep ...
by onepence~2
Thu Mar 26, 2009 7:58 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: [LOCKED] Question : LSA's Rulers
Replies: 17
Views: 21187

Re: Q : LSA's Rulers

"LSAs can also establish other legal entities that have a particular function" that is at the heart of what i am trying to understand ... if we use the term "Ruler" as a legal term from The Kitab-i-Aqdas does the LSA have {a legal} Authority to appoint a Ruler ? or because The Ki...
by onepence~2
Thu Mar 26, 2009 7:54 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: [LOCKED] Question : LSA's Rulers
Replies: 17
Views: 21187

Re: Q : LSA's Rulers

"The LSA is not able to surrender any of its authority, but it can delegate the exercise of its authority."

basically we agree ...

would capitalize first authority

The LSA is not able to surrender any of its Authority, but it can delegate the exercise of its authority.
by onepence~2
Thu Mar 26, 2009 7:46 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: House authority
Replies: 31
Views: 36676

Re: House authority

it appears the Question still remains with no clear uniformed answer that all can agree upon ... The Question being ... Who has the Authority to rename a LSA a House of Justice. We contend that the only legal way is by amendment to The Constitution of The Universal House of Justice, of course there ...
by onepence~2
Thu Mar 26, 2009 9:08 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Personal Relationship with Faith and with Community
Replies: 1
Views: 5738

Re: Personal Relationship with Faith and with Community

yes ... we often hear the noise ...

thanks for pointing out how beautiful it is ...

at times one can scarcely imagine the final outcome ...

yet .. at certain peaks .... breath taking
by onepence~2
Wed Mar 25, 2009 11:11 pm
Forum: Non-Baha'i issues
Topic: atlas shrugged off His crown
Replies: 0
Views: 12029

atlas shrugged off His crown

atlas shrugged off His crown

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/c ... ariant.jpg

a story of the modern day nebuchadnezzars
as demonstrated by the followers of Ann Rand
by onepence~2
Wed Mar 25, 2009 11:07 pm
Forum: Non-Baha'i issues
Topic: Poetry
Replies: 12
Views: 26965

Re: Poetry

words

black or white

form

s e
h p
a

upon sight
by onepence~2
Wed Mar 25, 2009 8:47 am
Forum: Non-Baha'i issues
Topic: Poetry
Replies: 12
Views: 26965

Re: Poetry

eat drink and be Mary

or Tom , John and/or Sally
by onepence~2
Wed Mar 25, 2009 8:41 am
Forum: Non-Baha'i issues
Topic: History of Peace
Replies: 11
Views: 25059

Re: History of Peace

coatofmanycolours wrote:"...the Amish ... "never taking revenge" ... "

... the Amish pass it on to all the young ...



yes ... really a good point ...
by onepence~2
Wed Mar 25, 2009 12:36 am
Forum: Non-Baha'i issues
Topic: Poetry
Replies: 12
Views: 26965

Poetry

I am you

you are Me

why then

do we disagree

oneness,
dh

note ... varying inflection and cadence
by onepence~2
Wed Mar 25, 2009 12:29 am
Forum: Non-Baha'i issues
Topic: History of Peace
Replies: 11
Views: 25059

Re: History of Peace

hey ... wow ... awesome study / link thanks interesting enough ... found what i sort of was looking for right away ... from the Amish ... "never taking revenge" ... on a personal note ... i think that is one of the toughest things for me ... "never taking revenge" ... i mean ... ...
by onepence~2
Tue Mar 24, 2009 11:32 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Q : Explain Baha'i concept of Zion
Replies: 14
Views: 18533

Re: Q : Explain Baha'i concept of Zion

"The promise is fulfilled" yes ... my point exactly ... "The promise is fulfilled" ... thus Zion is here ... yet none we know of say Zion is here ... Why is that ? ... is it because we do not believe it to be a physical place ... but clearly in past Scripture Zion was a physical ...
by onepence~2
Tue Mar 24, 2009 10:39 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Q : Explain Baha'i concept of Zion
Replies: 14
Views: 18533

Re: Q : Explain Baha'i concept of Zion

"the meaning of the Testament and of the Covenant"

The Baha'i World Administration Center and The Universal House of Justice

Zion

yes/no/maybe

????

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