Card Gracias: Church in Asia mourns for Dhaka terror victims

Posted July 6, 2016 12:36 pm by Editor

Card Gracias: Church in Asia mourns for Dhaka terror victims

“As violence picks up its deadly pace, we can draw strength from God’s endless mercy. We are called to face these grave challenges with peaceful solidarity on the part of all people of good will, ” said Card. Oswald Gracias, Archbishop of Bombay and president of the Federation of Asian Bishops’ Conferences (FABC), to AsiaNews on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr holiday, which marks the end of Ramadan, the month of prayer and fasting for Muslims.

Remembering the victims of the Dhaka massacre, Bangladesh, by Islamic terrorists, he said that the whole Church in Asia is mourning the attack, “which struck so

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