THE CLERGY AND PEOPLE OF VARIOUS FAITHS
By Him Who Is The Great Announcement! The All-merciful
BY Him Who is the Great Announcement! The All-Merciful is come invested
with undoubted sovereignty. The Balance hath been appointed, and all them
that dwell on earth have been gathered together. The Trumpet hath b...
O Concourse Of Persian Divines! In My Name Ye Have
O CONCOURSE of Persian divines! In My name ye have seized the reins of
men, and occupy the seats of honour by reason of your relation to Me. When
I revealed Myself, however, ye turned aside, and committed what hat...
O Ye Divines Of The City! We Came To You With The
O YE divines of the City! We came to you with the truth, whilst ye were
heedless of it. Methinks ye are as dead, wrapt in the coverings of your
own selves. Ye sought not Our presence, when so to do would have been...
Because Of You The Apostle (muhammad) Lamented,
BECAUSE of you the Apostle (Muhammad) lamented, and the Chaste One
(Fatimihs) cried out, and the countries were laid waste, and darkness fell
upon all regions. O concourse of divines! Because of you the people wer...
Of All The Peoples Of The World, They That Have Suffered
OF all the peoples of the world, they that have suffered the greatest loss
have been, and are still, the people of Persia. I swear by the Day Star of
Utterance which shineth upon the world in its meridian glory! T...
In This Day The World Is Redolent With The Fragrances Of The
IN this day the world is redolent with the fragrances of the robe of the
Revelation of the Ancient King ... and yet, they (divines) have gathered
together, and established themselves upon their seats, and have spo...
O Concourse Of Divines! Lay Aside That Which Ye
O CONCOURSE of divines!... Lay aside that which ye possess, and hold your
peace, and give ear, then, unto that which the Tongue of Grandeur and
Majesty speaketh. How many the veiled handmaidens who turned unto Me,...
O High Priests! Ears Have Been Given You That They May
O HIGH priests! Ears have been given you that they may hearken unto the
mystery of Him Who is the Self-Dependent, and eyes that they may behold
Him. Wherefore flee ye? The Incomparable Friend is manifest. He speak...
Whatsoever Hath Been Announced In The Books Hath
WHATSOEVER hath been announced in the Books hath been revealed and made
clear. From every direction the signs have been manifested. The Omnipotent
One is calling, in this Day, and announcing the appearance of the ...
This Is Not The Day Whereon The High Priests Can Command
THIS is not the day whereon the high priests can command and exercise
their authority. In your Book it is stated that the high priests will, on
that Day, lead men far astray, and will prevent them from drawing nig...
O Concourse Of Christians! We Have, On A Previous
O CONCOURSE of Christians! We have, on a previous occasion, revealed
Ourself unto you, and ye recognized Me not. This is yet another occasion
vouchsafed unto you. This is the Day of God; turn ye unto Him... The
We, Verily, Have Come For Your Sakes, And Have Borne
WE, verily, have come for your sakes, and have borne the misfortunes of
the world for your salvation. Flee ye the One Who hath sacrificed His life
that ye may be quickened? Fear God, O followers of the Spirit (Jes...
O Concourse Of Patriarchs! He Whom Ye Were Promised
O CONCOURSE of patriarchs! He Whom ye were promised in the Tablets is
come. Fear God, and follow not the vain imaginings of the superstitious.
Lay aside the things ye possess, and take fast hold of the Tablet of G...
O Concourse Of Archbishops! He Who Is The Lord Of
O CONCOURSE of archbishops! He Who is the Lord of all men hath appeared.
In the plain of guidance He calleth mankind, whilst ye are numbered with
the dead! Great is the blessedness of him who is stirred by the Bre...
O Concourse Of Bishops! Trembling Hath Seized All The
O CONCOURSE of bishops! Trembling hath seized all the kindreds of the
earth, and He Who is the Everlasting Father calleth aloud between earth
and heaven. Blessed the ear that hath heard, and the eye that hath seen...
O Concourse Of Bishops! Ye Are The Stars Of The Heaven
O CONCOURSE of bishops! Ye are the stars of the heaven of My knowledge. My
mercy desireth not that ye should fall upon the earth. My justice,
however, declareth: 'This is that which the Son (Jesus) hath decreed.' ...
O Concourse Of Priests! Leave The Bells, And Come
O CONCOURSE of priests! Leave the bells, and come forth, then, from your
churches. It behoveth you, in this day, to proclaim aloud the Most Great
Name among the nations. Prefer ye to be silent, whilst every stone ...
O Concourse Of Priests! The Day Of Reckoning Hath
O CONCOURSE of priests! The Day of Reckoning hath appeared, the Day
whereon He Who was in heaven hath come. He, verily, is the One Whom ye
were promised in the Books of God, the Holy, the Almighty, the
O Concourse Of Monks! Seclude Not Yourselves In
O CONCOURSE of monks! Seclude not yourselves in churches and cloisters.
Come forth by My leave, and occupy yourselves with that which will profit
your souls and the souls of men. Thus biddeth you the King of the D...
O Concourse Of Monks! If Ye Choose To Follow Me, I
O CONCOURSE of monks! If ye choose to follow Me, I will make you heirs of
My Kingdom; and if ye transgress against Me, I will, in My long-suffering,
endure it patiently, and I, verily, am the Ever-Forgiving, the
Consider, Likewise, How Numerous At This Time Are The
CONSIDER, likewise, how numerous at this time are the monks who have
secluded themselves in their churches, in My name, and who, when the
appointed time came, and We unveiled to them Our beauty, failed to
Read Ye The Evangel And Yet Refuse To Acknowledge The
READ ye the Evangel and yet refuse to acknowledge the All-Glorious Lord?
This indeed beseemeth you not, O concourse of learned men!... The
fragrances of the All-Merciful have wafted over all creation. Happy the
Perused Ye Not The Qur'an? Read It, That Haply Ye May
PERUSED ye not the Qur'an? Read it, that haply ye may find the Truth, for
this Book is verily the Straight Path. This is the Way of God unto all who
are in the heavens and all who are on the earth. If ye have been...
Pope Pius Ix
O POPE! Rend the veils asunder. He Who is the Lord of Lords is come
overshadowed with clouds, and the decree hath been fulfilled by God, the
Almighty, the Unrestrained... He, verily, hath again come down from Heav...
At One Time We Address The People Of The Torah And Summon
At one time We address the people of the Torah and summon them unto Him
Who is the Revealer of verses, Who hath come from Him Who layeth low the
necks of men.... At another, We address the people of the Evangel an...
Call Out To Zion, O Carmel, And Announce The
CALL out to Zion, O Carmel, and announce the joyful tidings: He that was
hidden from mortal eyes is come! His all-conquering sovereignty is
manifest; His all-encompassing splendour is revealed. Beware lest thou
The Most Great Law Is Come, And The Ancient Beauty
THE Most Great Law is come, and the Ancient Beauty ruleth upon the throne
of David. Thus hath My Pen spoken that which the histories of bygone ages
have related. At this time, however, David crieth aloud and saith...
The Breath Hath Been Wafted, And The Breeze Hath
THE Breath hath been wafted, and the Breeze hath blown, and from Zion hath
appeared that which was hidden, and from Jerusalem is heard the Voice of
God, the One, the Incomparable, the Omniscient.
Lend An Ear Unto The Song Of David He Saith: 'who Will
LEND an ear unto the song of David. He saith: 'Who will bring me into the
Strong City?' The Strong City is Akka, which hath been named the Most
Great Prison, and which possesseth a fortress and mighty ramparts...