Anglican leader highlights suffering of Pakistani Christians in Easter sermon

Christians attend Easter vigil mass at the Sacred Heart Church in Lahore on April 20, 2014

LONDON: Justin Welby, the leader of the world’s Anglicans, was to praise the resilience of persecuted Christian minorities around the world in his Easter sermon on Sunday.

The Archbishop of Canterbury was also to highlight the suffering of people in Syria, Ukraine, Rwanda and Pakistan.

Welby’s Easter address at Canterbury Cathedral in southeast England will be his second since becoming the spiritual leader of the world’s 80 million Anglicans last year…

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