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Abstract:
The mythological universe created by Bahá’u’lláh employs three significant spiritual verities: the unknowable nature of the Ultimate Mystery, the relativity of religious/mythological truth, and the necessity of science and investigation of reality.
Notes:
This article is posted online at the Journal of Bahá'í Studies past issues archive. Permission to cross-post articles given by ABS editor in 1997 and 2000 when I was building the first bahai-studies.ca website.

Sacred Mythology and the Bahá'í Faith

by William P. Collins

published in Journal of Bahá'í Studies, 2:4
Ottawa, ON: Association for Bahá'í Studies North America, 1990
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