|For Baha'is, "the most important principle of faith is firmness in the Covenant..." Gain a deeper understanding of the features, history, and implications of this "instrument designed by the Lord of the Age for the unification and pacification of the nations and peoples of the earth" with Essence of the Covenant: Features, History, and Implications.The Essence of the Covenant discusses the features, history, and implications of the "essence" of Baha'u'llah's Covenant: the continuity of divine guidance through the Baha'i Faith's authorized institutions. This text explores such themes as the purpose of the Covenant, the station and function of ‘Abdu'l-Baha, the scriptural foundation and authority of the Guardianship and the Universal House of Justice, the break in the line of Guardians, the infallibility of the Universal House of Justice, and the individual's relationship to the Covenant. Similar in format to its predecessor volumes – The Path Toward Spirituality and Raising the Call – this book is ideal for personal or group study, containing detailed explanations, quotations for reflection, illustrations, and study questions.
Palabra Publications, USA;
6" X 9" inches