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“We have restored Mosque Maryam completely, and we will dedicate it to the universal message of Islam, and the universal aspect of the Teachings of the Honorable Elijah Muhammad. It represents for the Nation of Islam, a new beginning,” Farrakhan said.Â (More here)
The dedication ceremony and a major address by Min. Farrakhan will take place on Sunday, October 19 at 2 p.m. The event will mark another significant development in the history of the Nation of Islam in the city ofÂ Chicago, which the Hon. Elijah Muhammad said would be theÂ capital of Islam in the West.
Farrakhan says the re-dedication is about linking his group to the larger Muslim world.
These statements from Farrakhan come only days after he referred to Sen. Barack Obama as “The Messiah”Â (video here)