77God hath relieved you of the ordinance laid down in the Bayán concerning the destruction of books. We have permitted you to read such sciences as are profitable unto you, not such as end in idle disputation; better is this for you, if ye be of them that comprehend.
Destruction of books, 158
Esoteric knowledge, K36
Purpose of science/knowledge, K102
Study arts and sciences, 159
What have we been permitted to read?
What are we not to read?
What languages was the Bayán revealed in?
The Bayán should be regarded as what?
What did Bahá’u’lláh do with the Báb’s laws in the Bayán?
The Bábí Dispensation was essentially in the nature of what sort of revolutions?
What was proof of the independent character of the Bábí Dispensation?
What did this do?
What are fruitless excursions into metaphysical hair-splitting?