Islamabad: Dr. Fehmida Mirza, Speaker National Assembly has extended warm felicitation to Christian Members of the Parliament and the Christian community on Christmas.
She said that this day may bring bounties for the Christian community and peace and prosperity in the country. She said that this day is celebrated as the birthday of Jesus Christ who was not the prophet of only Christian community but also he was much more reward for the Muslims as we believe on all the prophets of almighty Allah and their teachings were cradle for us. Hazrat Essa (AS) advocated selfless services for humanity and preached the philosophy of non-violence, love, peace, tolerance and brotherhood.
Dr. Fehmida Mirza also extended her appreciation to the Christian community for their deep sense of patriotism and dedicated services for the progress and prosperity of the country. Their unmatched contributions in the process of nation building, especially in the field of health and education were a glowing chapter of our national history, she said.
The Speaker reiterated that society would be purged of the menace of terrorism and militancy by following the Christ’s philosophy of non-violence, love and peace to face the current Challenging situation in the country, she added.
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