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    Try a new religion!

    TealLeaf, may I say that you sir/madam have an excellent attutude. Bravo! Bravo! *bows* Sincerely, Sean
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    Epistle to the Son of the Wolf

    The Dude, your response tells me that you haven't really read the work or understood its purpose ;)
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    Did God know Eve would eat -- a non-Abrhamic perspective

    I don't think that Adam and Eve represent humanity as a whole, I think Adam and Eve represent the Soul and Spirit of Adam, as the link I posted discusses. If your main question is really, why does God create us if he knows that we will do bad things, then my opinion is that God never forces us...
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    Did God know Eve would eat -- a non-Abrhamic perspective

    Dear Nick, is it possible, that the story of Adam and Eve is itself a parable and not a literal event? You might enjoy this explanation here Bah' Reference Library - Some Answered Questions, Pages 122-126
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    Jesus in a variety of holy books?

    Hey there blessed2000, go to this website Ocean - World Religions Free Research Library and download Ocean. There you will have a big collection of holy books from many religions and it is searchable! Here are some (out of many) quotes that you can find out about Jesus from the Baha'i...
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    One God with many names / One religion with many names

    Thank you for the quote Neemaj!
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    Several Commonalities between Religions

    20. PROMISED ONE TO COME HINDUISM When Righteousness Declines, O Bharata! when Wickedness Is strong, I rise, from age to age, and take Visible shape, and move a man with men, Succouring the good, thrusting the evil back, And setting Virtue on her seat again. Who knows the...
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    Several Commonalities between Religions

    I thought you all might enjoy this list. I added a 20th one because I thought that it was important. Have a great day everyone. TWENTY TOPICS Quotes from the Sacred Writings of the World's Religions on Essential Religious Subjects 1. ACQUIRING KNOWLEDGE BAHA'I Knowledge is as wings to...
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    Quote from Baha'u'llah

    Hey I think there's a book about that subject (:D)
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    Quote from Baha'u'llah

    Bahai-Community : Bahá'í Community I encourage you to join and ask your tough questions there. It has a really good moderator and much more knowledgeable Bahais than me. Edit: I got the response back... Dear Paula, It is not from the Qur'an because Muhammad does not speak with His own...
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    Quote from Baha'u'llah

    It is probably from hadith or a tradition. Remember that yahoo group website I sent you in that PM? I'll ask it there for you as well, check it out though man, ;)
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    World Religions

    It depends on how you wish to interpret. We have this... THE IMMUTABLE There is a realm, where there is neither the solid, nor the fluid, neither heat, nor motion, neither this world, nor any other world, neither sun, nor moon. This I call neither arising, nor passing away, neither standing...
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    World Unity through language

    Well certainly not shoving :D As Baha'u'llah says... CX. The Great Being saith: O ye children of men! The fundamental purpose animating the Faith of God and His Religion is to safeguard the interests and promote the unity of the human race, and to foster the spirit of love and fellowship...
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    Matthew 12:32 --- the Holy Ghost

    EXPLANATION OF BLASPHEMY AGAINST THE HOLY SPIRIT Question. -- "Wherefore I say unto you, All manner of sin and blasphemy shall be forgiven unto men: but the blasphemy against the Holy Ghost shall not be forgiven unto men. And whosoever speaketh a word against the Son of man, it shall be...
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    What is the Christian perspective of Muhammed (pbuh)?

    Re: The traditional Muslim interpretation of Surah 4:157 Dear dailogue is the best. How is what he is saying illogical. Muhammad said 7 He it is Who hath revealed unto thee (Muhammad) the Scripture wherein are clear revelations - they are the substance of the Book - and others (which are)...
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    What is the Christian perspective of Muhammed (pbuh)?

    I'm curious. How is it a flaw or conflict to point out that the Qur'an is speaking in spiritual terms rather than literal terms. And that if one interprets the words spiritually rather than literally, there is no conflict in the Bible, rather a more profound spiritual truth. :)
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    Def poetry jam (Talib Kweli)

    I enjoyed it a lot. Someone aught to tell this man about the Bahai Faith; I think that he'd really like it. :)
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    I have a dream!

    Ahanu that was spectacular! I aught to memorize that speech! :)
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    The Bayani or Babi Faith

    Not merely tried, but succeeded. However, the intent of the poison was to kill Baha'u'llah. Instead, it left his hand shaking for the rest of his life. This can be seen from his later handwritten writings; it managed not to suffer too much despite the shaking.
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    Why are we listed under "Modern Religions" (not "Abrahamic" religions) in this forum?

    Re: Why are we listed under "Modern Religions" (not "Abrahamic" religions) in this fo There are some advantages to the Bahai Forum being listed under Modern Religions. :D