NCCSL News

STATEMENT BY THE NATIONAL CHRISTIAN COUNCIL OF SRI LANKA (NCCSL)

ON SRI LANKA’S CURRENT CRISIS – 10th May 2022 The National Christian Council of Sri Lanka (NCCSL) unreservedly condemns the cowardly and brutal attack against the peaceful civilian protests at both ‘Temple Trees and Galle Face Green’; which injured and hospitalized many, including the ‘religious’ – a monk and two Christian clergypersons. While disapproving of any act of violence against...
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NCCSL STATEMENT IN THE PRESENT NATIONAL CRISIS

The National Christian Council of Sri Lanka (NCCSL) is deeply concerned about the existing plight of the Sri Lankan citizens due to the economic crisis in the country. Sri Lanka is currently facing one of the worst economic crises in the recent decades due to the lack of foreign currency reserves. There has been a lack of food, medicines, LP gas, fuel and various other essential goods with...
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HEADS OF CHURCHES OF THE NATIONAL CHRISTIAN COUNCIL OF SRI LANKA URGE DUE PROCESS AND SAFETY FOR ARRESTED JOURNALIST

The Heads of Churches of The National Christian Council of Sri Lanka (NCCSL) take serious note of the recent arrest of Lanka E News Journalist Mr. Keerthi Ratnayake, by the Colombo Crimes Division (CCD) over the news attributed to Mr. Ratnayake, of an alleged attack on a foreign diplomatic mission in Colombo. Taking into consideration the recent chain of events of arbitrary arrests,...
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STATEMENT ON THE CURRENT NATIONAL SITUATION BY THE HEADS OF CHURCHES of the The National Christian Council of Sri Lanka (NCCSL) 30th July 2021

Amid a further deterioration of the COVID-19 pandemic situation, the Churches affiliated with the National Christian Council of Sri Lanka (NCCSL) wish to alert the nation and its political leadership to the burning needs of particularly severely affected social groups as well as certain national challenges that need urgent addressing. After more than one and a half years of this pandemic, the...
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ශ්‍රී ලංකා ජාතික ක්‍රිස්තියානි මණ්ඩලයේ ප්‍රකාශනය

අති පූජ්‍ය වන්දනීය අග්‍ර මහ පණ්ඩිත ශ්‍රී ලංකා අමරපුර නිකායේ උත්තරීතර මහ නායක කොටුගොඩ ධම්මාවාස ස්වාමින් වහන්සේගේ අපවත්වීමේ පුවත සමඟ ශ්‍රී ලංකා ජාතික ක්‍රිස්තියානි මණ්ඩලය ඉමහත් ශෝකයට පත් ව සිටින අතර, විශේෂයෙන් අපගේ රට සාමය, සංහිඳියාව සහ සුවපත්වීම සඳහා අති දුෂ්කර ගමනක යෙදී සිටින කාලයක, උතුම් පෞරුෂයකින් හෙබී මෙවැනි නායකයකු අහිමිවීම කණගාටුවකි. අති වන්දනීය අග්‍ර මහ පණ්ඩිත කොටුගොඩ ධම්මාවාස මහ ...
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Condolence Message Reverend Vernon Perera

The National Christian Council of Sri Lanka received the information about the ‘calling to glory’ of Rev Vernon Perera with profound shock and sadness. We join the family in mourning as we remember our brother with warmth, love and respect. Kindly accept our heartfelt condolences. The National Christian Council of Sri Lanka remembers Rev Vernon Perera as a committed minister of the gospel who...
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ON THE CURRENT NATIONAL SITUATION BY THE HEADS OF CHURCHES OF THE NATIONAL CHRISTIAN COUNCIL OF SRI LANKA (NCCSL) June 2021

The worsening COVID-19 pandemic situation and related deterioration of socio- economic conditions, along with mounting ecological calamities, has prompted the Churches affiliated with the National Christian Council of Sri Lanka (NCCSL) to alert the nation and its political leadership to the need to meet the challenge for proper governance and economic and environmental management to resolve...
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Prayers to be offered – In remembrance of the War Victims

The National Christian Council of Sri Lanka (NCCSL) takes note of the ‘Call to Prayer’ by the Roman Catholic Bishop’s Council for North and East, scheduled for Tuesday 18 May 2021 in Remembrance of the War Victims. Acknowledging the ‘sanctity of life’, we call upon our membership to offer prayers for all lives lost in the nearly three decades of war and to uphold the families of the departed...
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