PANAJI: Goa Archbishop Fr. Filipe Neri Ferrao today warned about the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and “forces of darkness” at play in the country,
“Like last year, this year too we are celebrating Easter at a time when the COVID-19 pandemic continues to hold our world to ransom, with its trail of suffering, mourning and death,” said Ferrao
He further said that the most important feast of the Christian community worldwide is here again the Feast of Easter, which celebrates the Resurrection of Jesus Christ, signalling the victory of Life over death and the forces of darkness.
“Let us intensify our prayer for the world as we continue to celebrate the victory of Christ over evil, hoping that we may be freed from the shackles that keep humanity enslaved to darkness.” He said
He added” “I am pleased to convey my cordial and warm greetings as well as Easter Day wishes to the Christian community and to all the people of goodwill in the state of Goa. May God bless us all”