Lift not the veil, O Thou Who art the Concealer!

From eternity the tokens of Thy bounty have encompassed the universe, and the splendors of Thy Most Great Name have been shed over all created things. Deny not Thy servants the wonders of Thy grace. Cause them to be made aware of Thee, that they may bear witness to Thy unity, and enable them to recognize Thee, that they may hasten towards Thee. Thy mercy hath embraced the whole creation, and Thy grace hath pervaded all things. Baháʾuʾlláh, Prayers and Meditations. Page 236. Rid thou thyself of all attachments to aught except God, enrich thyself in God by dispensing with all else besides Him, and recite this prayer: Say: God sufficeth all

sufficeth. bestower of gifts. Selections from the Writings of the Báb. The Báb. Page 123. . and nothing in the heavens or in the earth or in whatever lieth between them but God. the Omnipotent. Verily. I beseech Thee to forgive the sins of such as have abandoned the physical garment and have ascended to the spiritual world. dispeller of afflictions! Verily. thy Lord. He is in Himself the Knower. the Sustainer. O my God! O Thou forgiver of sins.things above all things.

O my Lord! Purify them from trespasses. Pages 45-46. The order of the listing is not significant:    Corinne Elaine Foster. I will heartfully and intuitively name. With the possible exception of Erintin. least of all my own. my mother (“Mom”) Harold Lawrence Foster. Since. ʿAbduʾl-Bahá Baháʾí Prayers. dispel their sorrows. I have met these individuals face to face. I am not a gnōstic. my 23 angelic contacts below. Cause them to enter the garden of happiness. and grant them to behold Thy splendors on the loftiest mount. my material grandfather (“Grandpa”)   . all of the blessed souls mentioned here are now in the next world. later Frances Libson. my material grandmother (“Nanny”) Rose Feigenbaum. if she is a being. and change their darkness into light. Aside from Henrietta “Emogene” Martin Hoagg and Sam Feigenbaum (who both died before I was born). my paternal grandmother (“Grandma”) Morris Kleinman. I do not ascribe any authority to personal experiences. according to my present understandings. however. cleanse them with the most pure water. my father (“Dad”) Frances Kleinman.

Donald “Don” Kinney: He was the son of Edward                . my paternal grandfather (died before I was born) Sam Libson (Papa). Arabic for Remembrance of God. Musette Montana Jones). a speculative transterrestrial contact in the Zeta Reticuli star system (within the southern constellation of Reticulum) Dave Failows Henrietta “Emogene” Martin Hoagg Uncle Dave Auxiliary Board Member Eunice Braun Hand of the Cause of God Zikrullah Khadem (Ḏi r-Allāh Hādim. 19041987. Arabic for spiritual) McComb (born. my guardian angel Henry A. told me that she met ʿAbduʾl-Bahá at least 19 times in 1912 (early photo). Weil Marian Crist Lippitt Erintin (my drawing). with He). Servant or Eunich) Anna Hall Aunt Hannah Rouhieh★ (Rūḥīyah. my step maternal grandfather Elizabeth Thomas (photo). Sam Feigenbaum. my spiritual mother Ḥaḍrat Sulṭān Bāhū (Arabic accompanied by the Persian bā/with for his holy presence. ruler.

Arabic for purity or serenity) Kinney and Carrie (Vaffa★/Vafāʾ. Arabized Hebrew for the Almighty God hears. Persian for clad or covered/pūš in blac /sīāh). Therefore. Foster. Persianized Arabic for faithfulness. 19192010 Betty Bulloch. loyalty. All rights reserved.  Ismail Siahpoosh (ʾIsmāʿīl.D. Arabic for Servant or Slave of the Glory or Splendor) Copyright 2013 Mark A. with Sīāhpūš. . Don told me. pillars of the Baháʾí Faith (ʿAbduʾl-Bahá photographed with family). Don was only a baby when he saw ʿAbduʾl-Bahá. understandably. Ph.(Saffa★/Ṣafāʾ. or certitude) Kinney. that he did not remember the experience(s). ★a name bestowed by His blessed Presence  ʿAbduʾl-Bahá (ʿAbd al-Bahāʾ. Ph.D.