Friday, September 28 1928
If you have race pride and love your race, join the Moorish Science Temple of America and become part of this Divine movement.
Then you will have power to redeem your race because you will know who you are and who your forefathers were, because where
there is unity there is strength. "Together we stand and divided we fall". Come, good people, because I, the Prophet,
sent to redeem this nation from mental slavery which you now have. I need everyone of you who think your condition can be
This is a field open to strong men and women to uplift the nation and take your place in the affairs of men. If the
European and other nations are helping me, why not you? It is your problem.
The Negro problem is being solved only as it can and that is by the Moorish National Divine Movement. If you have a nation,
you must have a free national name in order to be recognized by this nation as an American citizen. This is what was meant
when it was said "Seek ye first the Kingdom of Heaven and all these things would be added unto you".
Prophet Noble Drew Ali