GLEANINGS FOUND HERE AND THERE:
Bahá’u’lláh taught that hearts must receive the Bounty of the Holy Spirit, so that Spiritual civilization may be established.
For material civilization is not adequate for the needs of mankind and cannot be the cause of its happiness.
Most human violence is neither necessary nor is it inherent, genetic, “animal” survival skill. We have the ability, and I believe an evolutionary mandate, to stop violence.
The best way to stop it is to realize, as I emphasized in the last chapter of Biology of Belief, that we are spiritual beings who need love as much as we need food.
~ Bruce Lipton