"O Apostle Proclaim that (message) which hath been sent down to thee from thy Lord. If thou did not, thou wouldst not have fulfilled and proclaimed His(entire)mesage and Allah will defend thee from the mischief of men, for Allah guideth not those who reject faith. " (5.70)
"Mun Kunto Maulaho fe haaza Ali-yun Maulah" of Whomsoever I am the Maula, this Ali is also his Maula! He is to me what Aaron is to Moses. O Allah! Be a friend to him who befriends him and enemy to him who opposes him! Help those who help him and frustrate those who frustrate him! "
"And nor is it for the faithful that they should go forth(to war)all together, why should not then a company from every party of them go forth that they may acquire (proper)understanding in religionm and that they may warn their people when they return unto them, so that they may be cautious? " (9:122).
"O people, strive hard more for acquiring knowledge Than you do to acquire wealth, for the excellence and Greatness of a people depends upon the correct knowledge of the faith and translating it in the daily life". Imam Ali(as)
"Verily Allah changeth not the condition of a people until they change what is in themselves…" (13:11)
Holy Prophet Muhammad(s) passed the mantle of responsibility for our Ummah to Amir Al Mumineen(as) before leaving us. Following this greate example, insha´Allah working together, 1st Generation Black Shia, shall pass the mantle of responsibility for our group to the Youth of the 2nd and subsequent Generations of American Black Shia of North America.