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Research Department, Functions of; Etymologies of three terms
|Author|| Universal House of Justice (actual author might be, or include, the Research Department or another agency of the House)|
Title of item
| Research Department, Functions of; Etymologies of three terms|
|Parent publication || Bahá'í Studies Bulletin|
|Date of this edition|| 1992|
Date of first ed.
|Posted|| 1998 by Jonah Winters|
|Proofread|| 1998 by Doris Carnes|
|Formatted|| 1998 by Jonah Winters|
|Classified in|| Letters from the Universal House of Justice and Provisional translations|
|Abstract|| Two questions: (1) what is the function of the Research Department, and (2) etymologies of the three terms "world of exemplars," "'álam," and "barzakh." Includes translated excerpts of tablets of Baha'u'llah and Abdu'l-Bahá.|
|Notes|| The (unattributed) extracts below are from Bahá'í Studies Bulletin 6:2-3 (Feb 1992), pp. 81-85.|
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|Tags|| Abdul-Baha, Writings and talks of; Alam-i-Mithal (World of images); Bahaullah, Writings of; Barzakh; Cosmology; Foundations of World Unity (book); Promulgation of Universal Peace (book); Research Department; Research Department, Questions and answers; Two seas; Varqa, Mirza Ali-Muhammad; Words and phrases; Worlds of God|
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