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COLLECTIONSBooks, Biographies
TITLEThe Last Refuge: Fifty Years of the Universal House of Justice
AUTHOR 1Shahbaz Fatheazam
DATE_THIS2015
ISBN13_THIS3-942426-26-8
PUB_THISIrfan Colloquia
CITY_THISEvanston, IL
ABSTRACTHistory of the House by the son of 40-year member Houshmand Fatheazam, an eye-witness to its development; organizational structure of Bahá'í polity and its vision of politics; connections between institutions and culture; personal recollections.
NOTES First presented at the Irfan Colloquia Session #116, Bosch Bahá'í School (2013), later published as Occasional Papers volume 3. The letter from the House (pp. 111-114) was first published separately as Authority and Centrality of the Universal House of Justice.

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CROSSREFStatistics on Members of the Universal House of Justice
TAGSUniversal House of Justice, Members of; Universal House of Justice (UHJ general)
 
CONTENT

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               Table of Contents  
Foreword .................................. 7

Part One: Personal Reflections ............ 8
   Preface ................................ 9
   Introduction .......................... 13
   ‘Shepherds unto His sheep’ ............ 28

Part Two: Formal Considerations .......... 50
   Authority Reviewed .................... 51
   ‘The Religious Danger’ ................ 71
   Conclusion ............................ 97

Part Three: Appendices .................. 108
   House Member Composition ............. 109
   Letter of the House of Justice ....... 111
   Acknowledgements ..................... 115
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LANG THISEnglish
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