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    Lord of Lords and Lord of Hosts

    What is the difference between the Lord of Lords and the Lord of Hosts? Baha’u’llah claims to be the Lord of Lords in His Tablet to the Pope. “O Pope! Rend the veils asunder. He Who is the Lord of Lords is come overshadowed with clouds, and the decree hath been fulfilled by God, the Almighty...
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    The Lord of the Ages (Saheb e Zaman)

    Dear friends, just wanted to share a beautiful, mystical poem from the persian poet Hafiz: Saheb-e-Zaman Just as a normal man can climb A high mountain And on a clear day See for many miles all around, Hafiz can stand on a blessed peak Inside his heart And see for hundreds of years In all...
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    The Lord allows people to solve their own problems

    Hello all! I was wondering if you could help me out. I have been searching the Bahai website looking for scriptures or stories that talk about God allowing us to learn and to grow, and to make our own decisions. What are your favorite scriptures that teach this idea? Thank you!
  4. Romane

    New version of Summons of the Lord of Hosts

    Good morning friends All those who read this post at this time (early 2015 Gregorian) will have an older copy of the Summons of the Lord of Hosts. There are some discrepancies between these current dead-tree versions and the latest electronic copy held at the Baha'i Reference Library; in one...
  5. BlinkeyBill

    The Honorable Lord Krishna: A Prophet Of Allah

    Hindus worldwide will soon observe Krishna Janmashtami, a celebration of Lord Krishna's birth. While many recognize the differences between Islam and Hinduism, few may appreciate that according to Islamic principles and Prophet Muhammad, Lord Krishna was a true Prophet of God. The obvious...
  6. BlinkeyBill

    The Summons of the Lord of Hosts

    Say: In this day, the fertilizing winds of the grace of God have passed over all things. Every creature hath been endowed with all the potentialities it can carry. And yet the peoples of the world have denied this grace! Every tree hath been endowed with the choicest fruits, every ocean enriched...
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    To be the Lord's mercy, to be the Lord's grace

    “O peoples of the world! The Sun of Truth hath risen to illumine the whole earth, and to spiritualize the community of man. Laudable are the results and the fruits thereof, abundant the holy evidences deriving from this grace. This is mercy unalloyed and purest bounty; it is light for the...
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    Be the Lord's grace

    "Let each one of God’s loved ones centre his attention on this: to be the Lord’s mercy to man; to be the Lord’s grace. Let him do some good to every person whose path he crosseth, and be of some benefit to him. Let him improve the character of each and all, and reorient the minds of men. " -...
  9. arthra

    Rest assured in the mercy of thy Lord

    O thou who art supplicating unto the Kingdom of God! Rest assured in the mercy of thy Lord; be rejoiced for my remembering thee; gladden thyself by the appearance of the Kingdom of God, be attracted by the fragrance of God and call out: "Ya Baha El-ABHA!" -- from the depths of thy heart with...
  10. tonyfish58

    The zeal of the Lord of Hosts

    Isaiah 9:6 For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace Isaiah 9:7 Of the increase of his government and peace there shall be no...
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    Aramaic Lord's Prayer

    YouTube - Abwoon D'Bashmaya - The Lords Prayer in Aramaic The Lord's Prayer sung in beautiful Aramaic tongue, the language of Our Lord Jesus Christ. Enjoy :wink It is very soothing.
  12. arthra

    The Glory of the Lord in Sikh Writings

    His Place is sacred, and His Glory is sacred; sacred are those who listen and speak of Him. (Shri Guru Granth Sahib, Section 30 - Raag Saarang) He has made His Glory manifest, and all people celebrate Him. (Shri Guru Granth Sahib, Section 5 - Siree Raag) Across the continents, and...