Source: Agenzia Fides – MIL OSI
Headline: ASIA/PAKISTAN – Interreligious gathering for Christmas: believers, together, messengers of peace and unity
Karachi – “We are messengers of love, unity, peace and harmony and our interreligious gathering for Christmas brought together citizens of Karachi, of all faiths, in order to set a good example of interreligious harmony and spread a message of coexistence. Since we are disciples of Jesus Christ, Prince of Peace, it is our main responsibility to work to live and promote peace in our environment”. This is what Fr. Saleh Diego, Vicar General of the Archdiocese of Karachi said at the end of the demonstration which saw the gathering of more than a thousand people including Christians, Hindus, Muslims, Sikhs and Bahai, in a meeting that lasted the whole day on Sunday 20 December, at the initiative of the Protestant Christian movement “Rapha Mission International”.