APRIL 12, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Metropolitan bishop of the Greek Orthodox Church for the Archdiocese of Beirut, Elias Audi, called on Sunday during Easter Sermon on Muslims to stand firmly against extremist and takfirist campaigns.
The sermon which took place at Saint George Cathedral in Down Town Beirut was attended by a host of political, diplomatic and social figures.
“If Christians go extinct due to persecution and uprooting, how will the Orient be without them? Christianity is deeply rooted in this region,” he confirmed.
SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON