ABS publications include the Journal of Baháʼí Studies, books, study guides, and other resources. The publications offer Baháʼí perspectives on contemporary issues such as peace, human rights, ethics, governance, development, gender equality, the environment, the arts, race and ethnic relations. They also include the study of the Baháʼí teachings, its laws and principles, as well as the history of the Baháʼí Faith, its central figures and the development of the Baháʼí community.


For more than three decades, the Journal of Bahá’í Studies has been publishing articles offering the perspectives of scholars from diverse academic disciplines, correlating the teachings of the Bahá’í Faith to the needs of humanity. Peer review and editorial standards that aspire to foster excellence make it the central outlet for Bahá’í scholarship in North America. The journal welcomes submissions from scholars around the world who wish to demonstrate relationships between their research and Bahá'í principles and teachings.

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Since its inception, ABS has been publishing works of distinction in Bahá’í studies devoted to the study of the Sacred Texts, to the exploration of how the Bahá’í teachings and principles apply to the contemporary needs of humanity, and to contribution to public discourse.

This page offers details about ABS books and their available formats.

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Some of ABS’ first publications were detailed studies of salient aspects of Bahá’í teachings and history. These monographs include several groundbreaking works by Bahá’í scholars, some collections of poetry, and a special edition of the 1985 statement on peace by the Universal House of Justice.

This page contains all the monographs still available in electronic format.

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