Segment 7 of 27 The Relationship Between the Báb and Bahá'u'lláh

The Day That Shall Not Be Followed By Night, Part 2: (Ibrahim Khayru’llah and Mason Remey) by Tim Nolan

    The strength of a thing can be measured by testing how much pressure  or stress it can bear before breaking.  For example, engineers test the components of a bridge – steel or concrete or wood –  before constructing the span, and they apply stress greater than the bridge is designed for, to make Read More

Segment 7 of 27 The Relationship Between the Báb and Bahá'u'lláh

Guardianship – Clarity of the Covenant: The Institution of the Guardianship- continued by Brent Poirier

  THE CLARITY OF THE COVENANT It is explained in the Baha’i Writings that some things in the divine scriptures are hidden, and some are manifest.  The Kitab-i-Iqan 285 Regarding the veiled language, Abdu’l-Baha said, “… the Words of God have innumerable significances and mysteries of meanings–each one a thousand and more.”  (The Promulgation of Read More

Segment 7 of 27 The Relationship Between the Báb and Bahá'u'lláh

THE INSTITUTION OF THE GUARDIANSHIP – notes prepared by Brent Poireir November 2016

We are now going to briefly read about the twin divine institutions that are the successors to Baha’u’llah and the Master (The World Order of Baha’u’llah). First we will study the beauty and perfection of the institution of Guardianship, and in a few weeks, the Universal House of Justice. An examination of the broad scope of Read More

Segment 7 of 27 The Relationship Between the Báb and Bahá'u'lláh

The Infallibility of the Twin Successors: The Guardian and the Universal House of Justice: The two parts of Abdu’l-Baha’s Covenant – God’s part and our part -by Brent Poirier

Let’s revisit this extract from a letter from Shoghi Effendi’s secretary written on his behalf – and please recall that such letters were not only written at the direction of Shoghi Effendi; the vast majority of them also bear Shoghi Effendi’s signature: