Baha'u'llah and the New Era: An Introduction to the Baha'i Faith

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Baha'i Publishing Trust, Jan 1, 2006 - Religion - 333 pages
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Baha'u'llah and the New Era shines as the very best general introductory book about the Baha'i Faith of its time, and remains today the most widely known and most used textbook of the Baha'i Faith, having been translated into some 60 languages. In this compact work, Esslemont comprehensively yet succinctly sets forth the teachings of Baha'u'llah, the Prophet and Founder of the Baha'i Faith. He outlines the religion's early history; explains the religion's theology; incorporates extracts from Baha'i scripture; and provides information on Baha'i spiritual practices. Essential reading for students of comparative religion.
  

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Review: Baha'u'llah And the New Era: An Introduction to the Baha'i Faith

User Review  - Julie - Goodreads

This book lives up to its title and is a great introduction to the Baha'i faith. If one is already familiar with the basic tenets of the faith it can get a bit dry and slow. It's main failure is the ... Read full review

Review: Baha'u'llah And the New Era: An Introduction to the Baha'i Faith

User Review  - Daniel Smith - Goodreads

This is the best possible introduction to the Baha'i faith. If you find yourself wondering more about the Baha'i faith, I highly recommend this book to you. It's concise and full of detail and will always hold a place on my shelf of inspirational books. Read full review

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Contents

The Glad Tidings
3
The Glory of God
29
The Servant of Baha
59
What is a Baha f?
81
Prayer
99
Health and Healing
113
Religious Unity
129
True Civilization
147
The Way to Peace
173
Various Ordinances and Teachings
193
Religion and Science
217
Prophecies Fulfilled by the Bahai Movement
233
Prophecies of Bahaullah and AbdulBaha
257
Retrospect and Prospect
277
Epilogue
309
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John E Esslemont
Esslemont, John (1874-1925). Prominent British Bahá'í from Scotland. Shoghi Effendi named him posthumously a Hand of the Cause (qv) and as one of the ...
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John Esslemont - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Esselmont's Baha'u'llah and the New Era was originally published in 1923 and has been translated into numerous languages and remains a key introduction to ...
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The Watchman Expositor: Baha'i
je Esslemont writes of the Bab, "The Bab was the manifestation of God, the Founder of an independent religion," (Baha'u'llah and the New Era, 1980, p. 14). ...
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Arabic and Persian Baha'i Texts by Mirza Abu'l-Fadl Gulpaygani
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0003 - Who really are the Baha'is?
Esslemont, je (1970) Baha’u’llah and the New Era - An Introduction to the Baha’i Faith (3rd rev. ed.) Illinois:Baha’i Publishing Trust. ...
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St. John's Baha'i Library
Baha'u'llah and the New Era je Esslemont Becoming a Baha'i: An Invitation Blessings Beyond Measure: Recollections of 'Abdu'l-Baha and Shoghi Effendi Ali M. ...
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