Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: A Personal Memoir of Spiritual Transformation Which Brings to Life in Warm and Intimate Detail The Historical Figure Never before published in US., Portals to Freedom an intimate portrait of one of the most significant religious figures in recent history, 'Abdu'l-Bah-the son and appointed successor of the Prophet of the Bah'i Faith. Author Howard Colby Ives offers us a remarkably candid and honest description of his own personal spiritual search as a Unitarian minister struggling with questions of faith and spirituality. His search ultimately led him to a discovery of the Bah'i Faith just a short time before 'Abdu'l-Bah arrived in North America in 1912 on a quest to share the teachings and vision of his father with the people of the West. In Portals we get not only lves's personal reflections and inner struggles, but a fascinating eyewitness account of the words arid actions of one who has been described by his Prophet-Father as "the Mystery of God," is considered by Bah is to be the perfect exemplar of the Faith's teachings, and who emerged from a lifetime of exile at the hands of the Ottoman Empire to travel tirelessly and share the Faith's message of unity in a profound and loving manner that touched the hearts of all with whom he came in contact. Ives was allowed, close access to Ahdu'l-Bah on a number of occasions and developed a close personal relationship with him. The resulting book is a loving and tender glimpse at the life of an extraordinary figure whose presence forever changed the life of the author as well as countless other souls. Book jacket. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: A personal memoir that deals with spiritual transformation, and brings to life in warm and intimate detail the historical figure of Abdul-Baha. The author shares a remarkably candid and honest description of his own personal spiritual search as a Unitarian minister struggling with questions of faith and spirituality. His search ultimately led him to a discovery of the Bahai Faith just a short time before Abdul-Baha arrived in North America in 1912 on a quest to share the teachings and vision of his father with the people of the West.
Inhaltsangabe: A unique account of 'Abdu'l-Baha's visit to America by one of American disciples.
Buchbeschreibung Baha'i Pub. Paperback. Buchzustand: Good. Book has a small amount of wear visible on the binding, cover, pages. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G1931847991I3N00