India: Cardinal Gracias urges voters to protect democracy, spiritual life
March 18, 2019
CWN Editor's Note: Cardinal Oswald Gracias of Mumbai, the president of the Indian bishops’ conference, has released a pastoral letter urging voters to uphold democracy and revive India’s status as a “spiritual nation,” as parliamentary elections loom in coming weeks. India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), a Hindu nationalist body, faces a challenge from the secular Indian National Congress.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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