1932-XX-XX use of material resources
USBN #59 - February 1932 - page 3
Shoghi Effendi has directed me to write this in answer to your letter,
expressing his appreciation of your aspirations and conveying to you his loving
As to material sacrifices toward the welfare of the Cause, he wishes you to
understand that the general interests of the Cause take precedence over the
interests of the particular individuals. For instance, contributions to the
welfare of individuals are secondary to contributions to the National and Local
Funds and that of the Temple.
This is a general instruction. Of course helping the individuals in case one
is able to help, is also desirable and merits appreciation. He is glad to learn
that you have been helping . . .. Surely God will reward you. He prays for you and
for . . . . so that you may prosper more day by day and . . . may also be released
from the inconveniences of life.
Your humble brother in His Name,
(Signed) Aziullah S. Bahador.