Some Answered Questions
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Some Answered Questions

By `Abdu'l-Bahá
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Table of Contents
  • Baha'i Terms of Use
  • Contents
  • Part One: ON THE INFLUENCE OF THE PROPHETS IN THE EVOLUTION OF HUMANITY
    • 1: NATURE IS GOVERNED BY ONE UNIVERSAL LAW
    • 2: PROOFS AND EVIDENCES OF THE EXISTENCE OF GOD
    • 3: THE NEED OF AN EDUCATOR
    • 4: ABRAHAM
    • 5: MOSES
    • 6: CHRIST
    • 7: MUḤAMMAD
    • 8: THE BÁB
    • 9: BAHÁ’U’LLÁH
    • 10: TRADITIONAL PROOFS EXEMPLIFIED FROM THE BOOK OF DANIEL
    • 11: COMMENTARY ON THE ELEVENTH CHAPTER OF THE REVELATION OF ST. JOHN
    • 12: COMMENTARY ON THE ELEVENTH CHAPTER OF ISAIAH
    • 13: COMMENTARY ON THE TWELFTH CHAPTER OF THE REVELATION OF ST. JOHN
    • 14: SPIRITUAL PROOFS
    • 15: TRUE WEALTH
  • Part Two: SOME CHRISTIAN SUBJECTS
    • 16: OUTWARD FORMS AND SYMBOLS MUST BE USED TO CONVEY INTELLECTUAL CONCEPTIONS
    • 17: THE BIRTH OF CHRIST
    • 18: THE GREATNESS OF CHRIST IS DUE TO HIS PERFECTIONS
    • 19: THE BAPTISM OF CHRIST
    • 20: THE NECESSITY OF BAPTISM
    • 21: THE SYMBOLISM OF THE BREAD AND THE WINE
    • 22: MIRACLES
    • 23: THE RESURRECTION OF CHRIST
    • 24: THE DESCENT OF THE HOLY SPIRIT UPON THE APOSTLES
    • 25: THE HOLY SPIRIT
    • 26: THE SECOND COMING OF CHRIST AND THE DAY OF JUDGMENT
    • 27: THE TRINITY
    • 28: EXPLANATION OF VERSE FIVE, CHAPTER SEVENTEEN, OF THE GOSPEL OF ST. JOHN
    • 29: EXPLANATION OF VERSE TWENTY-TWO, CHAPTER FIFTEEN, OF THE FIRST EPISTLE OF ST. PAUL TO THE CORINTHIANS
    • 30: ADAM AND EVE
    • 31: EXPLANATION OF BLASPHEMY AGAINST THE HOLY SPIRIT
    • 32: EXPLANATION OF THE VERSE “FOR MANY ARE CALLED BUT FEW ARE CHOSEN”
    • 33: THE “RETURN” SPOKEN OF BY THE PROPHETS
    • 34: PETER’S CONFESSION OF FAITH
    • 35: PREDESTINATION
  • Part Three: ON THE POWERS AND CONDITIONS OF THE MANIFESTATIONS OF GOD
    • 36: THE FIVE ASPECTS OF SPIRIT
    • 37: THE DIVINITY CAN ONLY BE COMPREHENDED THROUGH THE DIVINE MANIFESTATIONS
    • 38: THE THREE STATIONS OF THE DIVINE MANIFESTATIONS
    • 39: THE HUMAN CONDITION AND THE SPIRITUAL CONDITION OF THE DIVINE MANIFESTATIONS
    • 40: THE KNOWLEDGE OF THE DIVINE MANIFESTATIONS
    • 41: THE UNIVERSAL CYCLES
    • 42: THE POWER AND INFLUENCE OF THE DIVINE MANIFESTATIONS
    • 43: THE TWO CLASSES OF PROPHETS
    • 44: EXPLANATION OF THE REBUKES ADDRESSED BY GOD TO THE PROPHETS
    • 45: EXPLANATION OF THE VERSE OF THE KITÁB-I-AQDAS, “THERE IS NO PARTNER FOR HIM WHO IS THE DAYSPRING OF REVELATION IN HIS MOST GREAT INFALLIBILITY”
  • Part Four: ON THE ORIGIN, POWERS AND CONDITIONS OF MAN
    • 46: MODIFICATION OF SPECIES
    • 47: THE UNIVERSE IS WITHOUT BEGINNING; THE ORIGIN OF MAN
    • 48: THE DIFFERENCE EXISTING BETWEEN MAN AND ANIMAL
    • 49: THE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE HUMAN RACE
    • 50: SPIRITUAL PROOFS OF THE ORIGIN OF MAN
    • 51: THE SPIRIT AND MIND OF MAN HAVE EXISTED FROM THE BEGINNING
    • 52: THE APPEARING OF THE SPIRIT IN THE BODY
    • 53: THE RELATION BETWEEN GOD AND THE CREATURE
    • 54: ON THE PROCEEDING OF THE HUMAN SPIRIT FROM GOD
    • 55: SOUL, SPIRIT AND MIND
    • 56: THE PHYSICAL POWERS AND THE INTELLECTUAL POWERS
    • 57: THE CAUSES OF THE DIFFERENCES IN THE CHARACTERS OF MEN
    • 58: THE DEGREE OF KNOWLEDGE POSSESSED BY MAN AND THE DIVINE MANIFESTATIONS
    • 59: MAN’S KNOWLEDGE OF GOD
    • 60: THE IMMORTALITY OF THE SPIRIT (1)
    • 61: THE IMMORTALITY OF THE SPIRIT (2)
    • 62: PERFECTIONS ARE WITHOUT LIMIT
    • 63: THE PROGRESS OF MAN IN THE OTHER WORLD
    • 64: THE STATE OF MAN AND HIS PROGRESS AFTER DEATH
    • 65: EXPLANATION OF A VERSE IN THE KITÁB-I-AQDAS
    • 66: THE EXISTENCE OF THE RATIONAL SOUL AFTER THE DEATH OF THE BODY
    • THE IMMORTALITY OF CHILDREN
    • 67: ETERNAL LIFE AND ENTRANCE INTO THE KINGDOM OF GOD
    • 68: FATE
    • 69: THE INFLUENCE OF THE STARS
    • 70: FREE WILL
    • 71: VISIONS AND COMMUNICATION WITH SPIRITS
    • 72: HEALING BY SPIRITUAL MEANS
    • 73: HEALING BY MATERIAL MEANS
  • Part Five: MISCELLANEOUS SUBJECTS
    • 74: THE NONEXISTENCE OF EVIL
    • 75: TWO KINDS OF TORMENT
    • 76: THE JUSTICE AND MERCY OF GOD
    • 77: THE RIGHT METHOD OF TREATING CRIMINALS
    • 78: STRIKES
    • 79: THE REALITY OF THE EXTERIOR WORLD
    • 80: REAL PREEXISTENCE
    • 81: REINCARNATION
    • 82: PANTHEISM
    • 83: THE FOUR METHODS OF ACQUIRING KNOWLEDGE
    • 84: THE NECESSITY OF FOLLOWING THE TEACHINGS OF THE DIVINE MANIFESTATIONS
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