Holy Scriptures come from the will of God

Holy Scriptures come to the holy manifestations of God through the will of God.


118. The Holy Scriptures come to the holy manifestations of God through the will of God and are the teachings of God to man and not the ramblings of menthe cross-5pix Christianity: 2 Peter 1:19 “We have also a more sure word of prophecy; where-unto ye do well that ye take heed, as unto a light that shineth in a dark place, until the day dawn, and the day star arise in your hearts:” 1:20 “Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation.” 1:21 “For the prophecy came not in old time by the will of man: but holy men of God spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost.” 2 Timothy 3:16 “All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness:” 3:17 That the man of God may be perfect, thoroughly furnished unto all good works.” Jewish symbols star-8pix Judaism: Leviticus 10:11 “Teach the children of Israel all the statutes which The LORD hath spoken unto them by the hand of Moses.” 53. “And remember We gave Moses the Scripture and the criterion (between right and wrong), there was a chance for you to be guided aright.”

The shrine-17pix BABI RELIGION: “THERE is no doubt that the Almighty hath sent down these verses unto Him [the Bab], even as He sent down unto the Apostle of God. Indeed no less than a hundred thousand verses similar to these have already been disseminated among the people, not to mention His Epistles, His Prayers or His learned and philosophical treatises. He revealeth no less than a thousand verses within the space of five hours.”

(The Bab, Selections from the Writings of the Bab, p. 81)

Islamic symbol-10 pix ISLAM: 129. “Our Lord! send amongst them a Messenger of their own, who shall rehearse Thy Signs to them and instruct them in Scripture and Wisdom, and sanctify them; for Thou art the Exalted in Might, the Wise.” 136. “O ye who believe! believe in Allah (God) and His Messenger, and the scripture which He hath sent to His Messenger and the scripture which He sent to those before (him).”

(The Qur’an (Yusuf Ali tr), Surahs 2 and 4)

Islamic symbol-5pix Islam: 151. “A similar (favor have ye already received) in that We have sent among you a Messenger of your own, (Muhammad, Allah’s Apostle) rehearsing to you Our signs, and sanctifying you, and instructing you in Scripture and wisdom, and in new Knowledge.” (The Qur’an (Yusuf Ali tr), Surah 2) “We have sent the book study it as it should be studied. Thus doth He command you, that ye may learn wisdom.”

(The Qur’an (Yusuf Ali tr), Surah 2 and 6)

Zoroastrian symbol-12pix ZOROASTRIANISM: “Mazda (God) gives to the prophet, the scriptures. The scripture containing the lessons of the prophet is His main instrument. It lays down the rules and regulations which bring salvation to mankind. But unless man has the goodwill to accept the gospel it does not benefit him at all.” (ZOROASTER, Hymns of Atharvan)

Zoroastrian symbol-5pix Zoroastrianism: “The Word taught by Mazda, these are my weapons, my best weapons!” “And every word (in its detail), and the entire utterance in its proclamation, is the word of Ahura Mazda (God).”

(The Zend-Avesta, Avesta – Vendidad and Yasna 20)

Hindu symbol-10pix HINDUISM: “From the beginning it was I (Brahma, Vishnu, God) who taught?’ Krishna. Albeit I be Unborn, undying, indestructible, The Lord of all things living;” “Whatever words I (Krishna) speak, dependent on Thee (Brahma), and grant me Thy divine protection.”

(Hindu, Bhagavad Gita (Edwin Arnold tr) chapter 4 and Rig Veda – Book 6)

Buddhist wheel symbol-10 pix BUDDHISM: 20. “I (The Almighty) have taught you the Way. Making the effort is your affair. The Buddhas have pointed out the Way. Those who are on the way and practicing meditation will be freed from Mara’s bonds.”

(Buddhist, Dhammapada – Sayings of the Buddha 1 (tr. J. Richards))

Mandaean symbol-15pix SABEANISM: “Great First Word, (God) which assured me sight in mine eyes, pour wisdom into my heart! Open the eyes of my understanding!” “Wreath is light, its weapon the living word, and its seal the chosen, pure one (the manifestation of God). Every man who openeth it and readeth therein shall live, shall be whole and his name will be set up in the House of Life, in the name of The Great Sublime Life from worlds (of light).” (Sabeanism, Ginza Rba- chapters 63 and 171)

The shrine-17pix BABI RELIGION: “THERE is no doubt that the Almighty hath sent down these verses unto Him.” [the Bab] “When the verses of this Book are recited to the infidels they say: Give us a book like the Qur’án and make changes in the verses. Say: ‘God hath not given Me that I should change them at My pleasure.’ I follow only what is revealed unto Me. Verily, I shall fear My Lord on the Day of Separation, whose advent He hath, in very truth, irrevocably ordained.”

(The Bab, Selections from the Writings of the Bab, pp. 66 and 80)

The shrine10 pix Babi Religion: “By the righteousness of God, We speak not according to selfish desire, nor hath a single letter of this Book been revealed save by the leave of God, the Sovereign Truth.”

(The Bab, Selections from the Writings of the Bab, p. 57)

the greatest name-12pixBAHA’I FAITH: “Men have always been taught and led by the Prophets of God. The Prophets of God are the Mediators of God. All the Prophets and Messengers have come from One Holy Spirit and bear the Message of God, fitted to the age in which they appear. The One Light is in them and they are One with each other. But the Eternal does not become phenomenal; neither can the phenomenal become Eternal.”

(Bahá’í Faith, Abdu’l-Baha, Abdu’l-Baha in London, p. 24)

the greatest name 8 pixBaha’i Faith: “We perceived no one sufficiently mature to acquire from Us the truths which God hath taught Us, nor ripe for Our wondrous words of wisdom.” “Oh, would that the world could believe Me! Were all the things that lie enshrined within the heart of Baha, and which the Lord, His God, the Lord of all names, hath taught him, to be unveiled to mankind, every man on earth would be dumbfounded.”

(Bahá’í Faith, Baha’u’llah, Gleanings from the Writings of Baha’u’llah, pp. 126 and 176)