[PROVISIONAL TRANSLATION FROM Persian]

 

[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets.]

[Personal information has been redacted.]

[The excerpt below is from the section of the article that pertains to the Baha’i Faith]

 

[Adapted from website:] Adyannet

[Date:] 23 Mordad 1397 [14 August 2018]

 

Abdu’l-Baha’s Pride in Raising an Indifferent Generation!

One of the themes of Abdu’l-Baha’s speech during his visit to the United States is the honour of raising a generation indifferent to national and religious prejudices in Iran. Yes; proud of raising a generation fighting prejudice who are indifferent to zeal for the fate of their homeland and religion; and at a time when their country and religion are under military and intellectual aggression, it can only create pride for a self-sold person.

Adyannet – One of the subjects of Abdu’l-Baha’s speech during his visit to the United States is the honour of raising a generation indifferent to national and religious pride in Iran; As he put it, now in Iran, by the enlightenment of Baha’u’llah, there are people who ... have no religious prejudice, no patriotic prejudice, no political prejudice, and are free from all prejudices.

Yes; proud of raising a generation fighting prejudice who are indifferent to zeal for the fate of their homeland and religion. At a time when their country and religion are under military and intellectual aggression, it can only create pride for a self-sold person. However, according to the divine teachings of Islam, a prejudice that originates from faith in God and is in the way of pleasing Him is acceptable…