The BábThe Báb was a Messenger of God Whose mission prepared humanity for the coming of Bahá’u’lláh. Using the links here you can learn about His life and read selections from His writings.
The Báb (1819-1850)
On May 23, 1844, in Shiraz, Persia, a young man known as the Báb announced the imminent appearance of the Messenger of God awaited by all the peoples of the world. The title Báb means "the Gate". More >
The Báb, Forerunner of Bahá'u'lláh
"His life is one of the most magnificent examples of courage which it has been the privilege of mankind to behold..." The object of this tribute by the prominent French writer A.L.M. Nicolas was the nineteenth century prophetic figure known to history as the Báb. More >