Mr. Peter Terry

Peter Terry holds a BA in International Education, grades K-8, from the University of Massachusetts, and a Master’s degree in Vocal Performance from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music.

He also started a PhD program at the University of Chicago and a Bachelor of Music program at Oberlin College. His areas of specialized knowledge includes pedagogical theory and practice; Western classical music; Jewish, Christian, Islamic, Babi and Baha’i history and scripture.

His published books include:

  1. Proofs of the Prophets
  2. Companion to Proofs of the Prophets
  3. Proofs of the Prophets: Lord Krishna
  4. Proofs of the Prophets: The Case for Baha’u’llah
  5. In His Own Words; A Prophet in Modern Times
  6. Proofs for the Existence of God, vol. 2

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His published contributing book chapters include:

  • Tahirih from Seyyed Ali Mohammed dit le Bab by A.L.M. Nicolas in Tahirih in History: Perspectives On Qurratu’l-‘Ayn From East And West. Studies in the Bábí and Bahá’í Religions, Volume 16, edited by Sabir Afaqi and Jan Teofil Jasion.
  • The Death and Burial of the Bab from Seyyed Ali Mohammed dit le Bab by A.L.M. Nicolas in A Most Noble Pattern, edited by Todd Lawson and Omid Ghaemmaghami; Part II.
  • Chapter I, from Essays on Shaykhism by A.L.M. Nicolas in Studies in Baha’i Philosophy, vol. 1, Global Faith Book Series.
  • Compilation and Commentary on Baha’i Epistemology, in Studies in Baha’i Epistemology, vol. 3, Global Faith Book Series.
  • Lights of ‘Irfan, Book 1.
  • Additional papers and articles may be found online at,, and