The Book of Ighan

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Bahai Publishing Society, 1915 - Bahai Faith - 190 pages
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Page 18 - But immediately, after the tribulation of those days, the sun shall be darkened, and the moon shall not give her light, and the stars shall fall from heaven, and the powers of the heavens shall be shaken : and then shall appear the sign of the Son of man in heaven: and then shall all the tribes of the earth mourn, and they shall see the Son of man coming on the clouds of heaven with power and great glory.
Page 40 - She said, Would to God I had died before this, and had become a thing forgotten, and lost in oblivion ! And he who was beneath her called to her, saying, Be not grieved : now hath God provided a rivulet under thee ; and do thou shake the body of the palm-tree, and it shall let fall ripe dates upon thee, ready gathered. And eat, and drink, and calm thy mind.
Page 37 - ... witness against you. We appointed the Keblah towards which thou didst formerly pray, only that we might know him who followeth the apostle, from him who turneth back on his heels; though this change seem a great matter, unless unto those whom GOD hath directed. But GOD will not render your faith of none effect; for GOD is gracious and merciful unto man.
Page 83 - Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born of water and of the Spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God. That which is born of flesh is flesh; and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit.
Page 127 - Muhammad is not the father of any man among you, but He is the Messenger of God." Viewed in this light, They are all but Messengers of that ideal King, that unchangeable Essence. And were They all to proclaim: "I am the Seal of the Prophets," They verily utter but the truth, beyond the faintest shadow of doubt.
Page 155 - O ye who have received the scriptures, do ye reject us for any other reason than because we believe in God, and that revelation which hath been sent down unto us, and that which was formerly sent down, and for that the greater part of you are transgressors?
Page 152 - I fear for you the day whereon men shall call unto one another ;3 the day whereon ye shall be turned back from the tribunal, and driven to hell : then shall ye have none to protect you against GOD. And he whom GOD shall cause to err, shall have no director.
Page 153 - ... devils ; the greater part of them believed in them. On this day the one of you shall not be able either to profit or to hurt the other. And we will say unto those who have acted unjustly, Taste ye the pain of hell-fire, which ye rejected as a falsehood.
Page 159 - But the chiefs of his people, who believed not, answered, We see thee to be no other than a man, like unto us; and we do not see that any follow thee, except those who are the most abject among us, who have believed on thee by a rash judgment; neither do we perceive any excellence in you above us: but we esteem you to be liars.
Page 46 - Where is he who was born King of the Jews ? For we saw his star in the east and have come to pay him homage.

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