Library of Congress Esslemont, John Ebenezer, Baha'u'llah and the new era. Bibliography:p. Includes index. 1. Bahaism. 2. Baha Ullah, The Proofs of Bahá'u'lláh's Mission Bahá'u'lláh's Teachings on Spiritual Reality With the publication of “Bahá'u'lláh and the New Era” more than ten years. Baha'u'llah and the New Era has ratings and 18 reviews. Cameron said: Having been exposed to the Baha'i faith while in graduate school, I selfishly t.
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I did find differences between what I believe and what is promoted within the religion though I found myself underlining quite a bit due to insights gained.
Since I am in a profession that promotes science I bahaullah and the new era the following quote helpful: If it tries to fly with the wing of religion alone it will land in the slough of superstition, and if it tries to fly with the wing of science alone, it will end in the dreary bog of materialism.
He was a person who lived his religion, an uplifting kind man who was a joy to be around. So do I recommend the book?
In bahaullah and the new era for fuller knowledge about the movement I bahaullah and the new era considerable difficulty in obtaining the literature I wanted, and soon conceived the idea of putting together the gist of what I learned in the form of a book, so that it might be more easily available for others.
When communication with Palestine was reopened after the war, I wrote to Abdu'l-Baha and enclosed a copy of the first nine chapters of the book, which was then almost complete in rough draft.
I received a very kind and encouraging reply, and a cordial invitation to visit Him in Haifa and bring the whole of my manuscript with me.
The invitation was gladly accepted, and I had the great privilege of spending two and a half months as the guest of Abdu'l-Baha during the winter of Coles, Mirza Lutfu'llah S. Roy Wilhelm and Mountfort Mills and many other kind friends for valuable help in the preparation of the work.