Bahá'u'lláh and the New Era: An Introduction to the Bahá'í Faith
Baha'i Publishing Trust, 2006 - 333 pages
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. This is essential reading for students of comparative religion
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👍 Such a great Book❣ I refer to this book every time I want to share the Teachings of the Baha'i Faith, which is the Gift from God to us for this era!🙏🏻
I first read this book as an 18 year old in 1974 in my home town of Savannah, Georgia. It wasn't until 1982 way up in Fargo, North Dakota that I was able to meet my first Baha'i and attend a Fireside. I said all of that to impress upon the reader what an impact this book had upon me! It is one of the best books -- and remains so to this day -- about the Baha'i Faith for the newcomer. I attribute this book for my finally signing my declaration card in 1989 in Colorado. My love for what I learned from this book never left me as I transversed the world. And it is this one book that I can say brought me much happiness as a Baha'i.
The Glad Tidings
The Glory of God
The Servant of Bahá
What is a Baháí?
Health and Healing
The Way to Peace
Various Ordinances and Teachings
Religion and Science
Prophecies Fulfilled by the Baháí Movement
Prophecies of Baháulláh and AbdulBahá
Retrospect and Prospect
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