Tablets of Bahá’u’lláh Revealed After the Kitáb-i-Aqdas
Bishárát :: (Glad-Tidings)
This is the Call of the All-Glorious which is proclaimed from the Supreme Horizon in the Prison of ‘Akká
He is the Expounder, the All-Knowing, the All-Informed.
GOD, the True One, testifieth and the Revealers of His names and attributes bear witness that Our sole purpose in raising the Call and in proclaiming His sublime Word is that the ear of the entire creation may, through the living waters of divine utterance, be purged from lying tales and become attuned to the holy, the glorious and exalted Word which hath issued forth from the repository of the knowledge of the Maker of the Heavens and the Creator of Names. Happy are they that judge with fairness.
O people of the earth!
The first Glad-Tidings
which the Mother Book hath, in this Most Great Revelation, imparted unto all the peoples of the world is that the law of holy war hath been blotted out from the Book. Glorified be the All-Merciful, the Lord of grace abounding, through Whom the door of heavenly bounty hath been flung open in the face of all that are in heaven and on earth.
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