» 08/05/2010, 00.00
Melani Manel Perera
Archbishop of Colombo: help those affected by war and tsunami in the new Year of the Eucharist
In a letter sent to all parishes, Mgr. Malcolm Ranjith announced that on August 29 a special Year of the Eucharist will begin in the Archdiocese of Colombo. The Archbishop invites everyone to visit the parishes of the north and east of the country, "to help them rebuild their churches and restore their original communities”.
28/10/2009 SRI LANKA
Replace the Eucharist in the centre of Christian life, says Mgr Ranjith
The archbishop of Colombo announces the Year of the Eucharist in the diocese to begin next August.
10/08/2010 SRI LANKA
Archbishop of Colombo hopes for peace, reconciliation and national unity between north and south
An importance conference is held in Colombo, bringing together bishops, priests and religious to discuss the difficulty situation in Sri Lanka’s northern and eastern regions. Participants call for dialogue to continue, urging the Church to avoid causing problems. They also remind the government that it is time to lift martial law, rein in the troops and restore civilian rule.
09/11/2004 PAKISTAN - Year of the Eucharist
Pope's letter on the Eucharist now in Urdu
08/12/2004 PHILIPPINES YEAR OF THE EUCHARIST
Thousands journey to start the Eucharistic and Marian Years
05/12/2009 SRI LANKA
Mons. Ranjith launches a Christmas collection for children affected by war
Promoted by Msgr. Malcolm Ranjith to support the work of Caritas - Sedec in the Diocese of Mannar. The donations are intended to build a reception centre for children of Adampan in Manthai West division, and to help homeless refugees. Also for scholarships for orphans, children of soldiers disabled by war.
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