The Great Eschatological Event
The declared purpose of history’s series of prophetic revelations, therefore, has been not only to guide the individual seeker on the path of personal salvation, but to prepare the whole of the human family for the great eschatological Event lying ahead, through which the life of the world will itself be entirely transformed.
The revelation of Bahá’u’lláh is neither preparatory nor prophetic.
It is that Event.
Through its influence, the stupendous enterprise of laying the foundations of the Kingdom of God has been set in motion, and the population of the earth has been endowed with the powers and capacities equal to the task.
That Kingdom is a universal civilization shaped by