Bahá´í Related

Publications and Conference Papers

‘A common language for postmodern political theologies’

paper delivered at the Annual Conference of the Society for the Study of Theology,
3-6 April 2006, in Leeds, UK. Published only electronically.

Church and State: a postmodern political theology (book 1),

dissertation, University of Leiden, the Netherlands, distributed as volume 19 of ‘Studies in the Babi and Bahai Religions’ (Kalimat Press, Los Angeles)

‘Bahai meets Globalisation’

in Margit Warburg, Annika Hvithamar and Morten Warmind (eds), Baha’i and Globalisation, Aarhus University Press, Denmark, 2005 ISBN 87 7934 109 8


‘A difficult case: Beyer’s categories and the Bahá’í Faith’

in Social Compass 50(2), 2003, 247-255


‘Theocratic assumptions in Baha’i literature’

in S. Fazel and J. Danesh (eds) Reason and Revelation, Studies in Babi and Baha’i Religions vol. 13, Los Angeles, Kalimat Press, 2002


'A theology of the state from the Bahá'í writings'

Journal of Church and State, Vol. 41, Autumn 1999.
Online at


"The Leiden Bibliography of the Writings of Baha'u'llah,"

Sen McGlinn, ed., Research Notes on Iranian Religions , electronic publication, (Lansing, MI: H-Bahai, 1997)


De Mashriqu'l-Adhkár, een verkenning,

Vizier 35:6 (Jan. 1997) to 36:3 (four parts).
A journal produced by the Bahais of the Netherlands.


Some interpretive principles in the Bahá'í writings'

in Bahá'í Studies Review, Vol. 7, 1997. (U.K. journal)
Also online at


'The Leiden List of Bahá'u'lláh's Tablets'

in R.H. Stockman and J. Winters,
A Resource Guide for the Scholarly Study of the Bahá'í Faith, Wilmette, Research Office of the Bahá'í National Centre, 7th edition, 1997.
See also: 'The Leiden List of Bahá'u'lláh's Tablets', current edition, at


'Kerk' en Staat in het wereldstelsel van Bahá'u'lláh

Vizier vol. 34 nos 5 and 6, 1995, vol. 35 nos 1 and 2, 1996.
A journal produced by the Bahais of the Netherlands.


The view from Maastricht

Whiti korero o nga Bahá'í (New Zealand publication) , 2:1.
German translation: Grüße aus Maastricht. Gedanken zu den Verträgen von Maastricht - die Rolle der Bahá'í im Vereinigungsprozeß, in Europa: auf dem Weg zur Weltordnung?, Gesellschaft für Bahá'í Studien, Schriftenreihe vol. 3, Hofheim, Bahá'í-Verlag, 1995


Some considerations relating to the inheritance laws of the Aqdas

Bahá'í Studies Review, 2:1. (U.K. journal)


Toward the Enlightened Society

Bahai Studies Review, vol. 4 no. 1, 1994 (U.K. journal)


(paper on 'The Bible in Modern Scholarship' and volume editor), Dunedin, New Zealand,
Open Circle Publishing, 1988