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by British_Bahai
Sun Jan 06, 2008 3:32 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: One Muslim has said that Bahaulllah's arabic was rubbish
Replies: 11
Views: 24762

One Muslim has said that Bahaulllah's arabic was rubbish

Hi everyone One person has said that Bahaullah is fake because His arabic was rubbish (im obviously paraphrasing) and that its incomparable to the Quran. I do not speak arabic so I cant tell the difference. Im after some quotes/opinions etc because I would like to read about this in more detail Thanks
by British_Bahai
Sun Jan 06, 2008 2:22 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Proofs of the existence of God
Replies: 7
Views: 15623

Hatcher's proof is a good one
(the mathematical proof for the exitence of God)

This is a good link http://www.mit.edu/~hooman/AtheismAndGod.html
by British_Bahai
Sat Jan 05, 2008 2:40 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: reasons why the bahai faith is not a cult
Replies: 10
Views: 26260

Re: (good article) reasons why the bahai faith is not a cult

* Hassan, Steven, Combating Cult Mind Control, Park Street Press, One Park Street, Rochester, Vermont 05767, 1988, ISBN 0-89281-311-3. "The Four Components of Mind Control", pages 59-67. This is the book on Amazon, if anyone is interested: http://www.amazon.com/Combatting-Cult-Mind-Contro...
by British_Bahai
Fri Jan 04, 2008 3:06 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Kashf-al-Ghita (the Bahai Response to 'Nuqtatul-Kaf')
Replies: 21
Views: 34537

Re: More about Nuqtat-al Kaf

There is a REASON why the full Bayan and the writing of Quddus will NEVER be published by Haifa. But if I told you, I would be banned from the Forum forever.....which is another way to "suppress" information not liked. True, but not liked. What makes you so sure ? For example, the Kitab-i...
by British_Bahai
Fri Dec 21, 2007 1:08 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Unity Of Religion
Replies: 14
Views: 19746

Also: go to this page which has info on the following: _____________________________________________________________ RELIGIOUS UNITY # Messianic Prophecies from the Founders of the World's Great Religions Messianic prophecies from the Christian, Buddhist, Jewish, Zoroastrian, Islamic and other relig...
by British_Bahai
Fri Dec 21, 2007 12:44 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Equality of men and women
Replies: 11
Views: 20727

I thought this is kinda relevant to this thread....

A Compilation on Women
(Compiled by the Research Department of the Universal House of Justice, Bahá’í World Centre, January 1986)


Free to download (as a .pdf or .doc) from here
by British_Bahai
Fri Dec 21, 2007 12:41 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Equality of men and women
Replies: 11
Views: 20727

Re: Equality of men and women

BruceDLimber wrote:Sorry; I don't have it at hand.

Perhaps someone else here does.

Regards,

Bruce

Never mind, I'll have a hunt for it myself
by British_Bahai
Fri Dec 21, 2007 12:40 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: COMPASSION---Is the compassion of Jesus too good to be true?
Replies: 1
Views: 6207

Re: COMPASSION---Is the compassion of Jesus too good to be t

Do you think this is a lie, or it does not know what it is talking about?If you think this is untrue, and not factual, do you think it is easy to conclude that the other 1,350,000 words on its 2097 pages are also untrue and therefore there is no reason to actually read any of them? Well i dont thin...
by British_Bahai
Thu Dec 20, 2007 1:48 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Equality of men and women
Replies: 11
Views: 20727

Re: Equality of men and women

BruceDLimber wrote:Also, it's worth noting that our scriptures don't say women are "excluded" from this, but rather "excused." Slight difference in nuance.

Do you know the original quote? I cant find it
by British_Bahai
Thu Dec 20, 2007 6:25 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Lord have mercy on me, how could i have been so wrong for so
Replies: 6
Views: 9870

That is, i think it is more important for all of us to maintain good, gracious spiritual relationships than to lose our spiritual unity due to our intellectual imperfections and conflicts... Thats the reason why the Bahai teachings have said that if religion is the cause of disunity then it is bett...
by British_Bahai
Thu Dec 20, 2007 6:04 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Lord have mercy on me, how could i have been so wrong for so
Replies: 6
Views: 9870

There seems some goodness and some badness in all religions, but too often there is resistence to even talking about reforms on tenets that are clearly problematic. But dont you think that once someone tries to "reform" a religion, they are changing parts of it to suit them and hence they...
by British_Bahai
Thu Dec 20, 2007 5:56 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Kashf-al-Ghita (the Bahai Response to 'Nuqtatul-Kaf')
Replies: 21
Views: 34537

Re: More about Nuqtat-al Kaf

There is a REASON why the full Bayan and the writing of Quddus will NEVER be published by Haifa. But if I told you, I would be banned from the Forum forever.....which is another way to "suppress" information not liked. True, but not liked. What do you think the reason is? Im sure Jonah wo...
by British_Bahai
Wed Dec 19, 2007 6:59 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Lord have mercy on me, how could i have been so wrong for so
Replies: 6
Views: 9870

Right, i have no problem with that. Indeed, i must believe that we are taught---and learn-- from the outside by the best of manifested teachings/writings; and, that we are taught---and learn--- from the inside by the Presence of the Perfect Spirit of our One and Only God of All of us... That's what...
by British_Bahai
Wed Dec 19, 2007 4:37 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Lord have mercy on me, how could i have been so wrong for so
Replies: 6
Views: 9870

Sorry Richard, I'm still a little unsure what you mean by this : ...but i think we need to realisitically face, and deal with, those things in our midsts that are antagonistic to the peace and welefare of all persons. It is a challenge that must be recognized and accepted, locally and globaly... Ho...
by British_Bahai
Mon Dec 17, 2007 10:50 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Bimanism?
Replies: 13
Views: 23354

Certain translations of the bible do use phrases like that. But yes, I'm starting to think it's a joke. it is quite funny though, when you re-read what theyve wrote :D 2. BIM spoke to his people, "I've given you every sort of seed-bearing plant on Earth and every kind of fruit-bearing tree, gi...
by British_Bahai
Sun Dec 16, 2007 9:40 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Spiritual capacity - everyone is different (quote from HW)
Replies: 3
Views: 8560

Allah'U Abbah i think its maybe, Also, Because the Bahai' Faith has origine from Soufisme (Tariqa Naqshbandiyya) and inthe sufis traditions there are many stade of comprehension of Qu'Ran and i think we must do a kind of evolution in Holy Text OF Baha'i Faith : Two factors: The person who receves T...
by British_Bahai
Sun Dec 16, 2007 8:41 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Bimanism?
Replies: 13
Views: 23354

Also, with all due respect, the initial passages are not that profound or well written. Indeed, my honest first impression is that it was written by an atheist as a satire on the Bible and other religious texts. hmm...now that you mention that, i can see what you mean. For example, 3. BIM cameth wi...
by British_Bahai
Sun Dec 16, 2007 9:23 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Bimanism?
Replies: 13
Views: 23354

Re: Bimanism?

Zazaban wrote:I'll post the rest of the book eventually.

make sure its okay to do that (e.g. copyrights, etc).
by British_Bahai
Sun Dec 16, 2007 9:22 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Lord have mercy on me, how could i have been so wrong for so
Replies: 6
Views: 9870

im a bit confused... what are you trying to say?
by British_Bahai
Thu Dec 13, 2007 12:05 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Equality of men and women
Replies: 11
Views: 20727

Re: Equality of men and women

british_bahai wrote:(2) The stipulation over membership does not contradict the principle of the equality of men and women - in fact the House of Justice promotes and implements this throughout the Bahai world.

http://news.bahai.org/story/592
by British_Bahai
Mon Dec 10, 2007 2:25 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Bab's declaration: What Quran verse did he unseal?
Replies: 4
Views: 16206

Bab's declaration: What Quran verse did he unseal?

There are many references in the Quran referring to the coming of Imam Mahdi. He is to explain the meaning of a difficult verse in the Quran which even the Muslim scholars at the time were unable to do. Questions: (1) Im looking for those verses in the Quran that specifically states that the Mahdi w...
by British_Bahai
Mon Dec 10, 2007 1:56 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: proofs of second coming in the bible
Replies: 3
Views: 9435

You're amazing!
Thanks :D I will let him know you replied
by British_Bahai
Fri Dec 07, 2007 8:44 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: proofs of second coming in the bible
Replies: 3
Views: 9435

proofs of second coming in the bible

My friend has emailed me and asked me to post these questions on this messageboard: ================================================ Here's my quesiton: "Only just a freshy to studying prophecies from the bible on the faith, and am hoping someone can shed light on a couple of questions i have, ...
by British_Bahai
Fri Nov 30, 2007 1:21 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Spiritual capacity - everyone is different (quote from HW)
Replies: 3
Views: 8560

In that quote, I see the proof of Progressive Revelation. that makes sense too... God doesn't reveal all the teachings needed by mankind at once because they're not ready for them. Also related: St John.16 Verses 12 to 33 [12] I have yet many things to say unto you, but ye cannot bear them now. [13...
by British_Bahai
Fri Nov 30, 2007 10:00 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Spiritual capacity - everyone is different (quote from HW)
Replies: 3
Views: 8560

Spiritual capacity - everyone is different (quote from HW)

I came across an interesting Hidden Word: O SON OF BEAUTY! By My spirit and by My favor! By My mercy and by My beauty! All that I have revealed unto thee with the tongue of power, and have written for thee with the pen of might, hath been in accordance with thy capacity and understanding , not with ...
by British_Bahai
Wed Nov 28, 2007 5:01 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Kashf-al-Ghita (the Bahai Response to 'Nuqtatul-Kaf')
Replies: 21
Views: 34537

Bruce - Please post some good links (thanks)
by British_Bahai
Fri Nov 23, 2007 1:45 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Symbolic = Confusion????
Replies: 44
Views: 63193

Re: Symbolic = Confusion????

As to why so much is symbolic, especially in older religions there are many metaphors and things that, if taken literally, will quickly yield nonsense! More recent religions have less of this, and in the Baha'i scriptures, such symbolism is largely confined to mystical works such as The Seven Valle...
by British_Bahai
Thu Nov 22, 2007 7:52 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Basic principles of the Bahai Faith
Replies: 14
Views: 19793

This is another good quote which i just came across - Religion and science are the two wings upon which man's intelligence can soar into the heights, with which the human soul can progress. It is not possible to fly with one wing alone! Should a man try to fly with the wing of religion alone he woul...
by British_Bahai
Thu Nov 22, 2007 7:36 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Symbolic = Confusion????
Replies: 44
Views: 63193

Why is is that WE, as Bahai's are not allowed to debate?...i mean religious debate! Do you mean debate with people of other religions? We are not allowed to argue: Do not argue with anyone, and be wary of disputation. Speak out the truth. If your hearer accepteth, the aim is achieved. If he is obdu...
by British_Bahai
Thu Nov 22, 2007 8:26 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: reasons why the bahai faith is not a cult
Replies: 10
Views: 26260

reasons why the bahai faith is not a cult

A good refence point http://bahai-library.com/essays/cult.html Im sure weve all come across random people online that have posted things claiming that the bahai faith is a cult because they do xyz (a list of absurd & made-up things which the bahais are meant to do - showing that they have absolu...
by British_Bahai
Fri Nov 16, 2007 4:41 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: (yet another excellent website) http://bahairesearch.com/
Replies: 1
Views: 6910

How so? (constructive criticism please)
:-k
Sean H. wrote:Great site!!! It's exactly one of the things we need, an Ocean that people don't have to download.

It's not perfect
, but it's wonderful. Thanks for the link.
by British_Bahai
Fri Nov 16, 2007 4:37 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: I have a question whether or not a prayer like this exists?
Replies: 6
Views: 15003

Well, maybe you should! ;) Im a bit like that aswell & so's my mum It was just a dream I had. I was having some problems, and someone told me in my dream that there was this prayer that the Bab' said, but you had to hear it 19 times before you recited it yourself... I don't put much credence on ...
by British_Bahai
Fri Nov 16, 2007 11:14 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: I have a question whether or not a prayer like this exists?
Replies: 6
Views: 15003

where did u hear about this, or who told u this (eg did u read about this on the net, or did someone tell u this and u no longer have contact with this person?) the answer to this question will give u an indication as to how correct (the fact about this prayer) is true... (i.e. - almost always, thin...
by British_Bahai
Fri Nov 16, 2007 10:50 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: The Bab and Shoghi Effendi on Abortion
Replies: 4
Views: 12180

Re: The Bab and Shoghi Effendi on Abortion

The practice of abortion--which is absolutely criminal as it involves the deliberate destruction of human life--is forbidden in the Cause. (to an individual believer, 25 August 1939) (Darrick, please do not take this the wrong way - its in my nature to question everything that i read, in particular...
by British_Bahai
Thu Nov 08, 2007 3:30 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Equality of men and women
Replies: 11
Views: 20727

Re: Equality of men and women

(1) Bahaullah Himself stipulated the male membership of the Universal House of Justice and no reason was given. Every religion has mysteries, and our scriptures indicate that the reason will become clear in the future. (2) The stipulation over membership does not contradict the principle of the equa...
by British_Bahai
Tue Oct 30, 2007 3:07 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: (yet another excellent website) http://bahairesearch.com/
Replies: 1
Views: 6910

(yet another excellent website) http://bahairesearch.com/

:indy: Ladies and gentlemen! Yet another excellent website: http://bahairesearch.com/ ...and it supports these languages Arabic Bulgarian Chinese Dutch English French German Hungarian Japanese Persian Portuguese Russian Spanish Ukrainian Its kinda similar to the Ocean software, which is free to down...
by British_Bahai
Sat Oct 27, 2007 7:11 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: The Carrot, the Stick, the Maiden, and the Fire...
Replies: 5
Views: 15184

Wow, you should write a book - I learnt a lot from just reading this.

Good stuff, keep it up.
by British_Bahai
Tue Oct 16, 2007 3:12 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Fruits and Healing
Replies: 2
Views: 8036

wow, excellent!
u should post up more of these types of bahai predictions and (fulfilments) (if thats the proper term)

i love reading things like these
by British_Bahai
Mon Oct 01, 2007 6:15 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: world and great peace Vs family excommunication
Replies: 7
Views: 15827

Re: A misunderstanding apparently

If a worker in a company insists on making a claim that he is the real CEO of the company, of course, any reasonable company would eject him. It is not that such a company has prejudice. It is necessary to maintain its own functioning. Brett excellent analogy, i think more people understand it when...
by British_Bahai
Sun Sep 23, 2007 2:55 pm
Forum: Non-Baha'i issues
Topic: Ignorance & Apathy Contrasted--- and Overcome by Spiritu
Replies: 1
Views: 18494

Testing, testing... Last explanatory post and request for the sharing of perspectives and light on the ignorance of apathy disappeared? Is the delete icon only on new messages for a while so anyone can delete them if they object to something based on first impressions and/or misunderstandings, in t...
by British_Bahai
Sat Sep 22, 2007 7:24 pm
Forum: News
Topic: september 2007 - iranian government again target bahais
Replies: 0
Views: 7551

september 2007 - iranian government again target bahais

> IRANIAN GOVERNMENT CAMPAIGN AGAINST BAHA'IS SHOWS NEW FACETS > > NEW YORK, 21 September 2007 (BWNS) -- The bulldozing of a Baha'i cemetery in Iran last week is the latest in a series of incidents in a government-led campaign of hatred against Baha'is. > > The destruction of the cemetery by individ...
by British_Bahai
Sat Sep 15, 2007 4:33 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: need "World Peace" quotes for inter-faith devotion
Replies: 7
Views: 22346

oh,oh,oh! you HAVE to include this one aswell!! :D I've highlighted the best part of the sentence (my opinion of course!) but if you do decide to use this, make sure to use the WHOLE quote, as it sets it very nicely!!!. "During the last six thousand years nations have hated one another, it is n...
by British_Bahai
Sat Sep 15, 2007 11:49 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: need "World Peace" quotes for inter-faith devotion
Replies: 7
Views: 22346

how about this one? :smile: We must now highly resolve to arise and lay hold of all those instrumentalities that promote the peace and well-being and happiness, the knowledge, culture and industry, the dignity, value and station, of the entire human race. reference - the secret of divine civilisatio...
by British_Bahai
Mon Sep 10, 2007 5:02 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Why leave things for a teacher in the Bahai will ?
Replies: 2
Views: 7203

Why leave things for a teacher in the Bahai will ?

Ok, another question! :computer: I am assuming that this is related to the writing of a bahai will. 3. Inheritance: [the method of dividing the estate is to be applied in cases of intestacy. See item o. in this section] a. Inheritance falls into the following categories: 1. children: 1,080 out of 2,...
by British_Bahai
Mon Sep 10, 2007 4:51 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Allowed to remarry a wife you have divorced?
Replies: 2
Views: 8727

Allowed to remarry a wife you have divorced?

Are Bahai's allowed to remarry a wife which they have previously divorced? (I was skim-reading my kitab-aqdas and just noticed this.) I have highlighted the two parts which confuse me because they seem contradictory. Kitab Aqdas, pages 152-153 http://www.bahai-library.com/writings/bahaullah/aqdas/s...
by British_Bahai
Sat Sep 08, 2007 10:09 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: text at the beginning and end of the Hidden Words
Replies: 3
Views: 8972

thanks - youre like a walking-encyclopedia lol.
I always save these pages so that i can print them out and keep as reference

Thanks again for all your useful replies - i always learn a lot from you :D
by British_Bahai
Sat Sep 08, 2007 9:57 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: In the prayer for parents, what does this line mean?
Replies: 7
Views: 16295

I think it means that since this is the greatest of the Dispensations, promised by all of the other Manifestations of God, that parents are richly blessed if their children recognize Baha'u'llah ; and the prayers of Baha'i children for their parents have a special character and effect. Brent thats ...
by British_Bahai
Sat Sep 08, 2007 9:51 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: When was this written?
Replies: 4
Views: 11432

Since it twice mentions the World Crusade at the end, it may have been written in the period 1953-1963. Brent Well i'll be damned if it really is an authentic document! :eek: Here are my reasons as to why it may be fake: 1 - as far as im aware, the NSA's role is to convey news to the bahais within ...
by British_Bahai
Wed Sep 05, 2007 7:28 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: "Prophecy-fulfilled" website - (very good)
Replies: 7
Views: 14026

Well, this is all that I know:

Look at the name of its web address,
http://bci.org/prophecy-fulfilled/
it branches off the BCI website (Bahá'í Communications International).

So im 99% sure and have to say yes
by British_Bahai
Tue Sep 04, 2007 10:05 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: "Prophecy-fulfilled" website - (very good)
Replies: 7
Views: 14026

Yeah it is. I would suggest people to print out the website, because its such a good reference point
by British_Bahai
Sat Sep 01, 2007 6:13 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: "Prophecy-fulfilled" website - (very good)
Replies: 7
Views: 14026

"Prophecy-fulfilled" website - (very good)

For those of you who are interested...

http://bci.org/prophecy-fulfilled/
by British_Bahai
Thu Aug 30, 2007 3:10 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Backbiting for protection?
Replies: 8
Views: 35345

i think i remember reading something somewhere but my memory is really bad and cant remember, i'll post it up when i come across it... if i think hard, i might be able to remember where i read it by this afternoon...
by British_Bahai
Sun Aug 26, 2007 7:12 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: world and great peace Vs family excommunication
Replies: 7
Views: 15827

actually it shows/*emphasises* the main bahai principle of unity. The whole point of the bahai faith is unity. we all know that disunity occurs when different schisms (more commonly referred to as "divisions") arise. if somebody deliberately goes against the teachings of a faith/religion i...
by British_Bahai
Sun Aug 26, 2007 6:52 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Bahaullah had more than one wife
Replies: 0
Views: 6656

this fully answers your question. http://bahai-library.com/index.php5?file=uhj_wives_bahaullah.html To whoever who's reading this: this question has been asked a few times, so you might aswell bookmark the above site, because you will undoubtedly refer back to it sooner or later. It is also a good i...
by British_Bahai
Mon Aug 13, 2007 4:25 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: In the prayer for parents, what does this line mean?
Replies: 7
Views: 16295

but im still trying to figure this bit out and why this dispensation (the bahai faith) makes prayer for the parents different/unique, in comparison to other religions. * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ O Lord! In this Most Great Dispensation Thou dost accept the...
by British_Bahai
Mon Aug 13, 2007 2:26 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: In the prayer for parents, what does this line mean?
Replies: 7
Views: 16295

i came across this, i think this is the answer ______________________________________________________ some answered questions, topic #62 http://reference.bahai.org/en/t/ab/SAQ/saq-62.html 62: PERFECTIONS ARE WITHOUT LIMIT Know that the conditions of existence are limited to the conditions of servitu...
by British_Bahai
Sun Aug 12, 2007 9:05 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: text at the beginning and end of the Hidden Words
Replies: 3
Views: 8972

text at the beginning and end of the Hidden Words

What is the purpose of the text at the beginning and end of the Hidden words. Whats the story behind it? Im referring to these: (at the beginning) HE IS THE GLORY OF GLORIES This is that which hath descended from the realm of glory, uttered by the tongue of power and might, and revealed unto the Pro...
by British_Bahai
Sat Aug 11, 2007 4:11 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Ae-oina Kamui - Aniu Manifestation?
Replies: 3
Views: 8933

Re: Ae-oina Kamui - Aniu Manifestation?

As a Bahai i respect everyone's belief, but personally, I only view Bahaullah as the manifestation of God for this day. Before anybody says anything, im not trying to be "intellectual". I was not born into a Bahai family - my dad's side are muslim. Religion was never forced onto me which i...
by British_Bahai
Fri Aug 10, 2007 4:03 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: In the prayer for parents, what does this line mean?
Replies: 7
Views: 16295

In the prayer for parents, what does this line mean?

Ive always wondered about these two points, but have never known the proper answer. What does this mean??? * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ O Lord! In this Most Great Dispensation Thou dost accept the intercession of children in behalf of their parents(1) . Thi...
by British_Bahai
Wed Aug 08, 2007 12:29 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Wat is diffrence between bahai and muslims?????
Replies: 19
Views: 34777

Which is sacred book or sacred writing of bahai's i mean name of that holy book or sacred writing................ Persian name: The Kitab-i- Aqdas English: The most holy book (but everyone refers to it as the 'Kitab-i-Aqdas) Abdul baha is only massenger or they give their throne to someone....?? in...
by British_Bahai
Wed Aug 08, 2007 11:26 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Mason Remey as "Hand of the Cause" on Wikipedia
Replies: 10
Views: 22168

I do not think Mason Remey's title as Hand was ever revoked, because when he became a covenant-breaker, the Guardian had already died. If the Hands or the UHJ had the authority to revoke the title, surely they would have the authority to grant it? But they did not (and do not): they have concluded ...
by British_Bahai
Wed Aug 08, 2007 9:11 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: When was this written?
Replies: 4
Views: 11432

no such thing exists.

Anyone can write a load of mumbo-jumbo, and at the bottom of it put
"NATIONAL SPIRITUAL ASSEMBLY OF THE BAHÁ'ÍS OF THE UNITED STATES".

Besides, thats not the style in which an NSA write things.
by British_Bahai
Tue Aug 07, 2007 10:08 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: "Ghosts" - cant find any references in the Baha'i
Replies: 2
Views: 10503

Great post, Brettz.

Also, if you want to do research in Bahai literature, dont search for "ghosts", search for "spirits".
by British_Bahai
Tue Aug 07, 2007 9:51 am
Forum: About Baha'i Library
Topic: Frequently Asked Questions
Replies: 0
Views: 38792

Frequently Asked Questions

Please go to the following site if you have any issues (see list below) http://bahai-library.com/forum/faq.php Login and Registration Issues Why can't I log in? Why do I need to register at all? Why do I get logged off automatically? How do I prevent my username from appearing in the online user lis...
by British_Bahai
Sat Aug 04, 2007 7:14 pm
Forum: Non-Baha'i issues
Topic: What's your religion?
Replies: 7
Views: 28058

I haven't decided yet, so I chose "Secular/Nonreligious/Agnostic/Atheist" Well, that does surprise me, Zazaban. Yet, it has been estimated there are 4000 to 5000 different religions in the world; and i think there are as many different religions as there are people, so it is impossible at...

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