Christians and Jains: together to promote care of the elderly

The office of the Apostolic Nuncio has distributed the Goodwill Message of the Holy See on the occasion of the Feast of Mahavir Jayanti, addressed by the President of the Pontifical Council for Inter-Religious Dialogue, His Eminence Jean-Louis Cardinal Tauran, to the Jain communities across the world.

The Message is entitled Christians and Jains: together to promote care for the elderly.

Cardinal Tauran writes: "All religions expound the moral obligations the children have towards their parents and elders, especially caring for them, with respect and love, till the end of their earthly life."

View the full message from the Holy See HERE.