The Bahai Faith: The Emerging Global Religion [NOOK Book]

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This is an excellent introduction to the history, teachings, administrative structure and the community of the Bahai Faith, the youngest and one of the fastest growing of the world’s independent religions. The authors trace the religion’s growth from its obscure beginnings in Iran during the nineteenth century to the present day. It has spread to virtually every part of the world, has established its administrative institutions in over 200 nations and territories and embraces believers from virtually every ...
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The Bahai Faith: The Emerging Global Religion

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Overview


This is an excellent introduction to the history, teachings, administrative structure and the community of the Bahai Faith, the youngest and one of the fastest growing of the world’s independent religions. The authors trace the religion’s growth from its obscure beginnings in Iran during the nineteenth century to the present day. It has spread to virtually every part of the world, has established its administrative institutions in over 200 nations and territories and embraces believers from virtually every cultural, racial, social, and religious background. Students of comparative religions will find this an invaluable means for understanding the way in which a religion comes from being, evolves, and establishes itself.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781618510075
  • Publisher: Baha'i Publishing Trust, U.S.
  • Publication date: 6/21/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 253
  • Sales rank: 673,418
  • File size: 3 MB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 18, 2003

    Spiritually Uplifting

    A wonderful and joyous explanation of many thoughts and ideas behind the Baha'i faith. A very enlightening book that makes the reader wish the time were right for the world peace to be fully in place. Shows the full connection between all the words of God from the past until today.

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  • Posted February 8, 2013

    A must check out for peace of mind...

    Interesting introspect of a Faith. I myself have believed in much of what they have interduced as their docterine. I though still do not believe in an organized religion that puts at its head no woman. It is still a man run religion telling you dos and dont's...and that does not apeal to me as a woman. The book tells it like it has been told by a Bahi. So it is up to the reader what to do with the knowledge in the book!

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