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[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:] Rasa News Agency

[Date:] 20 Khordad 1398 [10 June 2019]

 

By the Efforts of Khatama’ul-Nabieen [Seal of the Prophet] Higher Education Institute, Introduction to Theology and Religions is Held.

Khatam’ul-Nabieen Higher Education Institute is organizing introductory courses on theology and religions, especially for seminary brothers.

Hojatoleslam Jafari-Manesh, in an interview with Rasa News Agency, announced the introduction of preliminary courses on theology and religions by the Khatam’ul-Nabieen [Higher Education Institute], and said, “These courses [cover] Christianity, Sufism, Wahhabism, emerging mysticism, Baha’ism and Zoroastrianism.”

The head of the executive affairs [office] of the deputy director of education of the Khatam’ul-Nabieen Higher Theological Institute, [on the topic] of enrolment in the introductory courses on theology and religions, said, “There are no special conditions for participating in these courses, and just being a seminary student is enough to participate in these classes.”

Referring to the time and place of the courses on introduction to theology and religions, he said, “These courses will be held from Saturday to Tuesday evenings from 17:00 to 20:00 at the Khatam’ul-Nabieen Higher Education Institute, located at Safaieh St., Alley 37, No. 21 for a period of two months.”

Hojatoleslam Jafari Manesh pointed out, “Seminary students interested in enrolling in these courses can refer to the Khatam’ul-Nabieen[ Higher Education Institute] for enrolment and [are required to] bring the evaluation sheet of the Qom Seminary Management Centre.”

It is worth mentioning that for more information, interested parties can call 37121417-8 and 091-29173682 from 17:00 to 21:00.

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