Glory be to Thee, O God! Thou art the God.
Glory be to Thee, O God! Thou art the God Who hath existed before all things, Who will
exist after all things and will last beyond all things. Thou art the God Who knoweth all
things, and is supreme over
contingent world and to behold Thy Signs which prove the appearance of Thy victorious
reign over all things.
O my Lord, I dedicate that which is in my womb unto Thee. Then cause it to be a
praiseworthy child in Thy Kingdom and a fortunate one by T
We are poor; Thou art rich. We are sick; Thou art the Physician. We are needy; Thou art most
O God! Endow us with Thy providence. Thou art the Powerful. Thou art the Giver. Thou art
O Thou kind Lord! These are T
Thy love suffer me to quaff, O my Glory, and beneath the shadow of Thine everlasting
providence let me abide, O my Light! Within the meadows of Thy nearness, before Thy
presence, make me able to roam, O my Beloved, and at the right hand of the thr
Glorified art Thou, O my God! I yield Thee. .22
Lauded be Thy name, O my God! I entreat Thee. 23
Many a chilled heart, O my God, hath been. 23
I know not, O my God, what the Fire is which. . 23
Praise be unto Thee, O my God! I am one of. 24
Praise be unto Thee, O my God, that we have wakened to the splendors of the light of Thy
knowledge. Send down, then, upon us, O my Lord, what will enable us to dispense with
anyone but Thee, and will rid us of all attachment to aught except Thysel
O God, my God! Shield Thy trusted servants.
O God, my God! Shield Thy trusted servants from the evils of self and passion, protect them
with the watchful eye of Thy loving-kindness from all rancor, hate and envy, shelter them in
the impregnable st
Bah Prayers: A Selection of Prayers Revealed by
Bahullh, the Bb, and Abdul-Bah
Bah Prayers: A Selection of Prayers Revealed by Bahullh, the Bb, and Abdul-Bah. 1
Blessed is the spot, and the house. 5
Intone, O My servant, the verses of God. 5
I call on Thee O Unfolder, O Ravager, O Most Clement One! Thou the Sufficing, Thou the
Healing, Thou the Abiding, O Thou Abiding One!
I call on Thee O Thou my Soul, O Thou my Beloved, O Thou my Faith! Thou the Sufficing,
Thou the Healing, Thou the
Proclaim, therefore, O my God, their greatness and the greatness of those who while living or
after death have circled round them. Supply them with that which Thou hast ordained for the
righteous among Thy creatures. Potent art Thou to do all thi
unsurpassed art Thou in sending down divine blessings. Send forth, O God, such hosts as
would render Thy faithful servants victorious. Thou dost fashion the created things through
the power of Thy decree as Thou pleasest. Thou art in truth the Sov
come from all centers and all believers. . O Friends of God! Be ye assured that in place of
these contributions, your agriculture, your industry, and your commerce will be blessed by
manifold increases, with goodly gifts and bestowals. He who come
I call on Thee O Ruling One, O Self-Subsisting, O All-Knowing One! Thou the Sufficing,
Thou the Healing, Thou the Abiding, O Thou Abiding One!
I call on Thee O Spirit, O Light, O Most Manifest One! Thou the Sufficing, Thou the
Healing, Thou the Ab
O God, my God! This is Thy radiant servant,.
O God, my God! This is Thy radiant servant, Thy spiritual thrall, who hath drawn nigh unto
Thee and approached Thy presence. He hath turned his face unto Thine, acknowledging Thy
bounty and hastened to do Thy pleasure and observe Thy Covenant and Testament. Powerful
art Thou to do as Thou willest. There is none other God but Thee, the All-Knowing, the AllWise.
Decree for me, by Thy bounty, O Lord, that which shall prosper
Praised be Thou, O Lord my God! Every time.
Praised be Thou, O Lord my God! Every time I attempt to make mention of Thee, I am
hindered by the sublimity of Thy station and the overpowering greatness of Thy might. For
were I to praise Thee
of Thy love. Purify and sanctify the spirits that the light of the Sun of Reality may shine upon
them. Purify and sanctify the eyes that they may perceive Thy light. Purify and sanctify the
ears in order that they may hear the call of Thy kingdom.
Glory be to Thee, O Lord my God! I implore.
Glory be to Thee, O Lord my God! I implore Thee by Thy Name, through which Thou didst
lift up the ensigns of Thy guidance, and didst shed the radiance of Thy loving-kindness, and
didst reveal the soverei
O Mariner! Teach them that are within the ark that which we have taught thee behind the
Glorified be my Lord, the All-Glorious!
Perchance they may not tarry in the sacred snow-white spot,
Glorified be my Lord, the All-Glorious!
Glorified art Thou, O Lord my God! I beseech. 64
Praise be to Thee, O Lord, my Best Beloved!. 65
Praised and glorified art Thou, O God! Grant.65
O Lord my God! Assist Thy loved ones to be. 65
O Thou, my God! Who guidest the seeker to. 66
which Thou changest all things, and gatherest together all things, and callest to account all
things, and rewardest all things, and preservest all things, and sustainest all thingsI beg of
Thee to guard this handmaiden who hath fled for refuge to
I beg Thee to forgive me, O my Lord, for every.
I beg Thee to forgive me, O my Lord, for every mention but the mention of Thee, and for
every praise but the praise of Thee, and for every delight but delight in Thy nearness, and for
Thou the Ever-Abiding, O Thou Abiding One!
Sanctified art Thou, O my God! I beseech Thee by Thy generosity, whereby the portals of
Thy bounty and grace were opened wide, whereby the Temple of Thy Holiness was
established upon the throne of eternit
May we all follow Thy pathway, long for Thy good pleasure and seek the mysteries of Thy
kingdom. O God! Unite us and connect our hearts with Thy indissoluble bond. Verily, Thou
art the Giver, Thou art the Kind One and Thou art the Almighty.
The daily obligatory prayers are three in number.
The daily obligatory prayers are three in number. . The believer is entirely free to choose
any one of these three prayers, but is under the obligation of reciting one of them, an
TABLET OF THE HOLY MARINER . 85
He is the Gracious, the Well-Beloved! O Holy Mariner!. . 85
TABLETS OF VISITATION . 91
The praise which hath dawned from Thy most. .91
He is the All-Glorious!. .92
INTERCALARY DAYS . 93
My God, my Fire and my Light!
Praise be to Thee, O Lord, my Best Beloved!.
Praise be to Thee, O Lord, my Best Beloved! Make me steadfast in Thy Cause, and grant that
I may be reckoned among those who have not violated Thy Covenant nor followed the gods
of their own idle fancy.
I would not have known Thee. I worship Thee by virtue of Thy summoning me unto Thee,
for had it not been for Thy summons I would not have worshiped Thee.
Praise be to Thee, O Lord my God! Thou seest.
Praise be to Thee, O Lord my
O my Lord, O my Lord! These two bright.
O my Lord, O my Lord! These two bright orbs are wedded in Thy love, conjoined in
servitude to Thy Holy Threshold, united in ministering to Thy Cause. Make Thou this
marriage to be as threading lights of Thin
toward the heaven of Thy bounty. Thou seest, O my God, how my tears prevent me from
remembering Thee and from extolling Thy virtues, O Thou the Lord of the Throne on high
and of earth below! I implore Thee by the signs of Thy Kingdom and the myste