AlRai from Mexico: Despite all terrorism, we shall remain in this East

November 21, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) “In spite of all acts of terror and terrorism, we shall remain steadfast in this East,” stressed Maronite Patriarch, Cardinal Bshara Butros al-Rai on Saturday.

“We are all called upon to respect the life of each and every human, for we are here to aid the Lord in creating an honorable and dignified history,” said al-Rai, speaking during a Mass service held at “Our Lady of Palpanera” Maronite Cathedral in Mexico City.

“Today, we raise our prayers for the sake of each and every one of us, to preserve the sacredness of the other’s life,” he added, noting that “Christian civilization lies in spreading human dignity and pride across the world at large.”