News tagged "Pakistan"

Pakistan: NCJP prays for peace in Pakistan in the new year 2019

While reiterating the Message of His Holiness Pope Francis, the National Commission for Justice and Peace under the leadership of its Chairperson, His Excellency Archbishop Dr. Joseph Arshad emphasises upon this message for peace in Pakistan and appeals to politicians to unite their efforts for the common good of the country in the New Year...

Pakistan: National Commission for Justice and Peace congratulates new government in Pakistan

In a joint statement His Excellency Archbishop Dr. Joseph Arshad, Chairperson NCJP, Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Yousaf (Mani), National Director and Mr. Cecil Shane Chaudhry, Executive Director NCJP congratulated the winning party and said that we hope that all three pillars of the government i.e. Judiciary, Executive and Legislature will work together for building a progressive and peaceful nation...

Pakistan: Member organisation in Pakistan welcomes elevation of Archbishop who protects minorities to Cardinal

NCJP stated, “His Eminence is a great promoter of harmony and he has tirelessly campaigned against Pakistan's discriminatory laws for decades. He believes that these laws are too easily manipulated for personal attacks or to target religious minorities."...

Pakistan: April 29th observed as a day of Prayer and Mourning for all the victims of religious intolerance, violence

Archbishop Dr. Joseph Arshad, who is also the President of Pakistan Catholic Bishops' Conference, called upon the Catholic Church and entire Christian community of Pakistan to observe Sunday, April 29, 2018, as a day of Special Prayer and Mourning for all the victims of religious intolerance, violence and terrorism and for peace and harmony in Pakistan...

Pakistan: Catholic Commission for Peace and Justice condemns 2 incidents of killings targeting Christians in Quetta


from the Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace, Pakistan

25/4/18 - Attacks often target Pakistan’s minorities including Christians, Hindus, Shia Hazaras and members of Ahmadiyya sect. On the other hand Pakistan has been battling militant groups and its allies who try to impose fear and instability in the country.


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