10 September 2018
(Asmara) His Holiness Abune Lukas, General Secretary of the Eritrean Tewahdo Orthodox Church, gave benediction in connection with the Geez New Year.
The General Secretary of the Synod wished Eritrean nationals at home and abroad, as well as members of the EDF and the faithful a Happy Geez New Year. He also called on the faithful to extend hands to the sick and needy nationals.
Moreover, His Holiness Abune Lukas gave detailed briefings regarding the historical background of the religious event.
Indicating that the Geez New Year is being celebrated at the time of hopeful prospect of peace in the region, His Holiness congratulated the peoples of Eritrea and Ethiopia for the new era of peace and friendship prevailing between the two countries.
Finally, the General Secretary of the Synod wished for bountiful harvest.