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The Kitab-i Aqdas and the Development of Bahá'í Law
Date of this edition 1995-04
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Posted 2000 by Jonah Winters
Proofread 2017-09 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Unpublished Articles
Abstract The Kitab-i Aqdas was not intended to establish a new law code (shari'a) similar to the one known to 19th century Muslim jurisprudence, but rather to discard that approach to law in favor of a more organic promulgation of ethical principles.
Notes Presented at the Fifth Irfan Colloquium on Scriptural Studies, Wilmette, Illinois, 1995. Also posted at
Tags Kitab-i-Aqdas (Most Holy Book); Laws
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