"THIS is a Tablet which the Lord of all being hath sent..."
THIS is a Tablet which the Lord of all being hath sent
down from His glorious station in honour of him who hath
believed in God, the Almighty, the All-Loving.
Blessed is the wayfarer who hath recognized the Desired
One, and the seeker who hath heeded the Call of Him Who
is the intended Aim of all mankind, and the learned one
who hath believed in God, the Help in Peril, the Self-Subsisting.
How vast the number of the learned who have turned
aside from the way of God and how numerous the men
devoid of learning who have apprehended the truth and
hastened unto Him, saying, `Praised be Thou, O Lord of
all things, visible and invisible.'
By the righteousness of God! The world's horizon is
resplendent with the light of the Most Great Luminary, yet
the generality of mankind perceive it not. Verily He Who
is the Sovereign Truth moveth before the eyes of all men.
Unto this beareth witness the One Who is proclaiming in
the midmost heart of the world, `In truth no God is there
but Me, Omnipotent over all things, whether of the past
or of the future.'
Great is the blessedness of the believer who hath directed
himself towards Him and hath gained admittance into His
presence, and woe betide every disbeliever who hath
turned away from God and followed the wayward and the