Philosophy of Jesus is both eternal and universal – says President
Friday, 25 December 2015 - 9:50
President Maithripala Sirisena today asked the people of the country to reach out to the people affected by the conflict and share the Christmas spirit of giving and taking care of others.
In his message for the Christmas, the President states that the philosophy of Jesus is both eternal and universal.
He said. “Irrespective of one’s faith, all have a sense of duty to ourselves and to one another to make a difference in the world that is genuine and lasting”.
Christmas symbolizes the birth of Jesus Christ who assumed a powerful voice, teaching us lessons of kindness and charity that have lasted for more than 2000 years.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe sharing his Christmas message with the Sri lankan people says "The message of Christmas is also a message that the world today wants to hear – it transcends ethnic, religious and other man made limits, transforming lives and filling hearts with the joy of the Season.