Recovering and Reconciling Through Religion

Interfaith Consultation on the Transitional Justice Process in Sri Lanka Kurukkal Rasanayagam Sri Krishnan, who is also the Principal of the Elpitiya Divitura Vivekananda Tamil Vidyalayam in Galle, is one of the faith leaders who participated at the interfaith consultation on the Transitional Justice process in Sri Lanka, conducted by the National Christian Evangelical Alliance  [...]

On the 22nd of July, the pastor of the Jesus Christ Fire Church in Aththiyadi in the Jaffna district, received a letter from the Pradeshiya Sabha claiming that his church was an unauthorised construction and that he needed to obtain approval from the Ministry of Buddha Sasana and Religious Affairs for the construction. The letter stated that  [...]

On the 17th of July at approximately 8:30 a.m., an individual neighbouring the church of Good Shepherd Gospel Centre in Kegalle, began yelling in obscene language at congregants arriving for the Sunday service. Following this, 02 officers from the Criminal Investigation Department arrived at the church at around 9:30 a.m, in response to a phone call complaining about  [...]

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