Product Categories +

Administration
Baha'i Introduction
Baha'i Life
Baha'i Publishing Trust US
Children and Youth
eBooks
Miscellaneous Gift Items
History
Institute Materials
Magazines
Music - Audio - DVDs
Sacred and Authoritative Text
Social and World Issues
Teaching
World Languages
Free Downloads

Portals to Freedom (eBook - ePub)

Author: Howard Colby Ives
Product Code: PTFEP
ISBN: 9781618510372
Publisher: Baha'i Publishing
Availability: In stock


Portals to Freedom is an intimate portrait of one of the most significant religious figures in recent history, 'Abdu'l-Bahá-- the son and appointed successor of the Prophet of the Baha'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 Baha'i Faith just a short time before 'Abdu'l-Bahá 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 Ives's personal reflections and inner struggles, but a fascinating eyewitness account of the words and actions of one who has been described by his Prophet-father as "the Mystery of God," is considered by Baha'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.

Reviews

Be the first to submit a review on this product!
Review and Rate this Item
More from Howard Colby Ives

Recently Viewed

Scribe's Promise, The (eBook - mobi)
Product Code: SPRMB
Price: $5.99
Zuhúr Bahá'u'lláh Al-Mujallad al-Awwal
Product Code: AROB1
Price: $18.00
Zuhúr Bahá'u'lláh Al-Mujallad al-Thani
Product Code: AROB2
Price: $25.00
Ios and the King
Product Code: IAK
Price: $12.99

Featured Products

Maggie Celebrates Ayyam-i-Ha
Product Code: MCAH
Price: $12.95
Selected Writings of Shoghi Effendi
Product Code: SWSE
Price: $0.50
Advent of Divine Justice
Product Code: ADJP2
Price: $5.95