Prime Minister of Sri Lanka Ranil Wickremesinghe is promising government financial assistance to develop all religious places of worship.
Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith is vehemently denying he is supporting a particular political formation or is a member of a political party, but defending his right to talk politics.
Archbishop of Colombo Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith says that it is the right time to defeat any religious ideology that destroys another faith or community in the name of God.
Pope Francis has appointed Msgr. Indunil Janakaratne Kodithuwakku Kankanamalage, a Sri Lankan priest as Secretary of the Vatican’s Pontifical Council for Inter-religious Dialogue (PCID) last Wednesday (03 July), according to Vatican news.
Archbishop of Colombo Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith condemns the statement made by a Minister whom he said ‘told to open more nightclubs and casinos to promote tourism industry’.
Archbishop of Colombo Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith met with Pope Francis in the Vatican yesterday (20), where he briefed the Pontiff on the situation in the country in the wake of the Easter attacks.
Archbishop of Colombo Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith is acknowledging the assistance rendered by all parties who stood in solidarity in the aftermath of the Easter Sunday massacre.
The Ministry of Internal and Home Affairs has announced a national Poson Week, starting today (12).
Every citizen of every faith, from Dondra Head to Point Pedro, should stand up for a new Sri Lanka, Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera said.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said that all arrangements have been made to celebrate the Poson festival