Prime minister states in his Easter message “ Let’s stop fighting with each other on the basis of race
Friday, 25 March 2016 - 8:22
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says that Easter, celebrated by Christians all over the world is a reminder of the theme central to Jesus Christ’s message, love, justice and mercy.
The period of Lent began with Ash Wednesday and continued for 40 days until Good Friday and Easter Sunday.
On Good Friday, the Crucifixion of Lord Jesus Christ is remembered while on Easter Sunday, His Resurrection is celebrated.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in his message said that we as a nation can learn from His message of hope – to rise above petty disparities, party and political strife, religious and ethnic differences and unite as one people, one nation.