From Salaam Journal.org
THE MASONIC SYMBOL, ON THE RIGHT…
1. WHY IS A BLACK MAN(AN EGYPTIAN) IN THE MIDDLE OF THE CRESCENT?
2. WHY DOES THE “CRESCENT AND STAR”, LOOK LIKE THE SYMBOL OF ISLAM, TURNED UPSIDE DOWN?
3. WHAT IS THE MEANING OF THE SWORD, ON TOP?
SALAAM—–IN THE NAME OF ALLAH, THE BENEFICENT, THE MERCIFUL, WHO CAME TO US IN THE PERSON OF THE GREAT MAHDI-MASTER W. FARD MUHAMMAD, TO WHOM ALL HOLY HONOR IS DUE FOREVER!–AND IN THE NAME OF THE PROPHETS, FROM ABRAHAM TO MUHAMMAD,TO THE LAST OF THE MESSENGERS-THE HONORABLE ELIJAH MUHAMMAD-PEACE BE UPON THEM.—This is a very good question that Mr. Suleiman Abdul-Rahman has asked. To begin, the Honorable Elijah Muhammad(P.B.U.H.) stated, “The high masons take that flag(Star&Crescent-Sword), put it on their coat lapel,around their heads(“Fez”), and walk out to celebrate one day a year. Why doesn’t he wear it everyday? Because it doesn’t belong to him. Therefore Prophet Muhammad permitted the devil to wear the Flag of Islam on his head once a year. He’s got to be one who has been studying the principles and trying to act on the principles for 35 to 40 to 50 years. Continue reading