Port Louis, 04 April, 2022 / 4:31 pm (ACI Africa).
Faith-based leaders in the Indian Ocean Island nation of Mauritius have expressed the hope that the Holy Month of Ramadan will increase the faith, hope and charity of believers.
In their message to the Muslim community at the start of Ramadan, members of the Council of Religions (CoR) in Mauritius also commend the people of God in the country for their steadfast commitment amid numerous challenges.
“The holy month of Ramadan will once again be observed with great fervour by our Muslim brothers and The Council of Religions wishes them 'Ramadan Kareem'”, CoR members say in their statement issued Sunday, April 3.
They implore, “We pray that God the Almighty hears the prayers of His people and increases faith, hope and charity in us.”
“We are sure that the spiritual exercises of Ramadan will also strengthen the inner life of believers,” CoR members say.