I recently came across Bahai blog (whose owner prefers not to be named) that, as an example of the Bahai teachings, presented this passage from the old compilation Bahai World Faith:
“He has ordained and established the House of Justice which is endowed with a political as well as a religious function, the consummate union and blending of church and state. This institution is under the protecting power of Baha’u’llah Himself.”
(Abdu’l-Baha, Baha’i World Faith, 247)
The issue of what is, and what is not, Bahai scripture is of general importance, so I am responding here.
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