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Kamran said the terrorist attack on the Church in Quetta was highly condemnable as such tyrannizing attacks could not wobble Christians' determination and commitment for Pakistan.
Fifty percent of voters endorse the government's strategy of holding onto power by committing bribery, seizing other people's property, tyrannizing innocent people using public resources and labeling critical people as traitors, hypocrites or heretics.
Using the metaphor of the bleeding woman in the Gospels of Mathew, who had been abruptly healed by her mere faith in Christ, the patriarch alluded to the financial bleeding of a rather sinful state riddled with corruption, bribery, theft of the public treasury, tyrannizing over the citizens and pauperizing them, as he said.