Churches in Sri Lankan capital cancel Sunday mass due to threat

FILE PHOTO: Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith, the archbishop of Colombo, attends a news conference at his residence in Colombo, Sri Lanka April 26, 2019. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lanka’s Catholic churches have cancelled Sunday mass in the capital Colombo for a second straight week, citing foreign intelligence warnings of threats to worshippers in the wake of the deadly Easter bombings on churches and hotels. Sri Lankan security forces have said they were maintaining a high level of alert as […]

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