Ras Makonnen – sitting – with Envoy in London – 1901 – for the Coronation of king Edward V11. Lafayette – studio photograph.

Works & Words

Spiritual sense is a conscious, constant capacity to understand the Almighty – Father of Creation. It shows the superiority of faith through works over words.

Africa may yet prove to be the spiritual servitor of the world, when the technologically advanced nations in sequence of their material development, will have had their mental susceptibilities blunted, through the agency of a captivating and absorbing materialism.

Maybe they will have no alternative than to resort to Africa, in order to recover some of the simple elements of faith. The Modern Griot