[PROVISIONAL TRANSLATION FROM Persian]

 

[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets.]

[Personal information has been redacted.]

[The excerpt below is from the section of the article that pertains to the Baha’i Faith]

 

[Newspaper:] Neday-e Hagh

[Date:] 26 Ordibehesht 1335 [16 May 1956]

[Issue No.:] 286

 

Look How Far the Christians Have Advanced in Their Propagation Efforts!

And Where We, the Muslims, are in Spreading the Religion!

For years, Christians, American Protestants and English Catholics have promulgated their corrupt ideology through means such as building hospitals and libraries, and the dissemination of erroneous articles, that perchance they would entrap more common people and those more stupid than themselves so as to ride on their backs and take advantage of them…

…On the other hand, the followers of Mirza Husayn-Ali Nuri, or in other words, the flock of …Mirza Khoda, like moths in the pitch darkness, shout out the cry of independent investigation of truth from their filthy throats in dark recesses and crypts. But in the past six months, from the time this newspaper, Neday-e Hagh, published the “Fight against Babism and Baha’ism” statement by an honourable Muslim, such as Mr. Nakhai, not a breath has come out of them…