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COLLECTIONSPublished articles, Provisional translations
TITLEBahá'í Prayers for Good Governance
AUTHOR 1Christopher Buck
DATE_THIS2021 Fall
VOLUME56:4
TITLE_PARENTJournal of Ecumenical Studies
PAGE_RANGE562-595
ABSTRACTBahá’u’lláh encouraged Bahá’ís to pray for their rulers. This essay presents a newly authorized translation of "A Prayer for the confirmation of the American Government," and a provisional translation of a prayer of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá for the Ottoman Caliphate.
NOTES Mirrored with permission from academia.edu.
TAGS* Prayer texts; Authenticity; Governance; Government; Leadership; Ottoman Empire; Ottoman government; Prayer; Sultán `Abdu'l-Hamid II; Turkey; United States (documents)
 
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DOI10.1353/ecu.2021.0033
PERMISSIONauthor
LANG THISEnglish
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