Monday, March 27, 2006
(The below statements are a few of my personal beliefs)
"I am a Muslim follower ofThe Most Honorable Elijah Muhammad."
"I believe in the absolute oneness of Allah, Subhandu Wa` Ta` Ala. I bear witness he is *one* God and the Creator. "Say he: Allah is one God. He is Eternal. He neither begets, nor is he begotten, and there is none like unto him." Sura 112-Al-Ikhalis."
"I believe in all of Allah`s Prohets, Messengers and representatives starting with Adam and ending with his Prophet Muhammad ibn Abdullah(Peace be upon all of his Prophets) I make no distinction between any of them.I believe in all of Allah`s revelation`s The Torah, Zabur, The Gospel and the Final revelation to this world The Holy Qur`an."
"I believe in and try to practice the principles of the faith of Islam, namely Prayers, fasting and charity."
"I believe in the oneness of humanity under the will of Allah.I believe in Freedom, Justice and Equality for all."
"I believe that The Most Honorable Elijah Muhammad is the Apostle of Allah and his Messenger."
"I believe that this man is the fulfilment of all prophecies of a man coming in the last days.I believe that Allah(God) has come as it was written that he would come to seek and save that which was lost."
"I believe that Allah intervened in our affairs in the Person of Master Fard Muhammad to whom praises are due forever."
"I believe in living a righteous life in obedeience to the will of Allah, and I believe in doing unto others as I would want them to do unto me.I believe that the black man and woman of America are the chosen people of God."
"I believe that as Allah has chosen people of the past to fulfill his will, I believe that Allah has chosen this fallen humanity(Blacks) for his divine purpose and will."
In The Name of ALLAH, The Beneficent, The Merciful
We believe in the “One” God whose proper name is ALLAH.
We Believe in the Scriptures of all the Prophets(Torah, Gospel, Al-Qur’an Etc).
We believe in all the prophets who were sent by Almighty God.
We believe in Justice for all regardless of Creed, Class or Color.
We believe in prayer “5” times daily.
We believe in Fasting, particularly during the Month of Ramadan.
We as Muslims do not “Date” or have Boyfriends/Girlfriends, but rather we believe in courtship as means of getting to know one another for marriage.
The Navy bean is held highly in our culture. With it we make our world famous Bean pie as well as our bean soup.
We believe in the institution of marriage to “one” woman and to be good husband and wives to each other.
Children are very highly honored in our culture, because we know they are our future.
One of our sayings is, “DO FOR SELF”
Another Saying is, “ACCEPT YOU OWN AND BE YOURSELF.”
We believe in the dignity of womanhood for we are taught, “NO NATION CAN RISE HIGHER THAN IT WOMAN”
We believe in eating one meal a day.
We as a rule do not practice marrying non-Muslims, however with every rule there are exceptions.
Education/Knowledge is valued very highly in our culture.
We believe in the importance of Black people knowing the knowledge of self and their contribution to humanity.
We believe that the Honorable Elijah Muhammad was given to us as a Leader, Teacher, Guide and Messenger of ALLAH to the downtrodden Blackman and woman in America.
We Believe that ALLAH(God) appeared in the person of Master Fard Muhammad, The Savior and Deliverer of The Blackman and Woman in America.