The Golden Rule in the World's Religions
Baha'is respect and believe in each of the Messangers of God, who
were the Founders of the word's religions. These Messengers have all spoken the same
truth, which is the Word of God, revealed throughout time to the entire world family.
"Light it good in whatsoever lamp it is burning. A rose
is beautiful in whatsoever garden it may bloom. A star has the same radiance if it shines
from the east or the west. Be fee of prejudice so that you will love the Sun of Truth from
whatsoever point in the horizon it may arise." --Bahá'í
Bahá'u'lláh - 1863 A.D.
"Blessed is he who preferreth his brother before
-- Tablets of Bahá'u'lláh, p. 71
The Báb - 1850 A.D.
"Become a source of comfort to one another."
-- Selection from the Writings of the Bab, p. 129
Muhammad - 621 A.D
"No one of you is a believer until he desires for his
brother that which he desires for himself."
-- Sunnah, Hadith
Jesus Christ - ~ 30 A.D.
"And as you wish that men would do to you, do so to
-- New Testament, Luke 6:31
Buddha - 563 B.C
"Hurt not others in ways that you yourself would find
-- Udanavarga 5:18
Krishna - ~ 800 B.C
"Let no man do to another what would be repugnant to
-- Mahabharata 5:5-7
Zoroaster - 1000 B.C.
" That mature alone is good which refrains from doing unto
others whatsoever is not good itself."
-- Dadistan-I-Dinik 94:5
Moses - ~ 1250 B.C.
"What is hateful to you, do not to your fellow man."
-- Talmud: Shabbat 31a
Abraham - ~ 2000 B.C.
"Let there be no strife, I pray thee, between me and
-- Old Testament, Genesis 13:8