Abune Petros gives benediction 2020
Asmara, 18 April 2020- Abune Petros, Archbishop of the Tewahdo Orthodox Church of Eritrea gave benediction in connection with Easter Holiday.
Abune Petros gave briefing on the background of the Holiday and that the guideline of “Stay at Home” doesn’t mean the faithful have deviated from their faith and urged for practicing the guidelines being issued by Government for the sake of their lives and safety of the country.
Abune Petros went on to say that at the time in which strong effort is being exerted to contain the COVID-19 pandemic it is the responsibility of every citizen to extend hand to disadvantaged citizens.
His Holiness also wished happy Easter to the people of Eritrea inside the country and abroad, members of the Eritrean Defense Forces and wished speedy recovery to citizens that are infected by the corona virus.