Video: Ras Al Khaimah church complex's 'beautiful' Christmas decorations

Dubai - A priest from the church took to Instagram to thank the emirate's rulers for the decorations.

By Web report

Published: Thu 24 Dec 2020, 11:25 PM

Last updated: Thu 24 Dec 2020, 11:41 PM

St Mary's & Archangel Michael Coptic Orthodox Church in Ras Al Khaimah is looking very festive currently thanks to an assortment of 'beautiful' Christmas decorations in its complex.

Father Paula Al Orchlimy from the church posted a message on Rak Media Office's Instagram account on Thursday expressing delight at the decorations and thanking the emirate's government for installing them.

Al Orchlimy wrote: "My beloved ones ... Christmas and New Year celebrations in our magnificent Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah have a special, beautiful and gratifying character that delights the heart and encourages everyone, from infants, adults and the elderly, to rejoice. The government authorities have beautifully decorated and illuminated our church complex.

"The sky is illuminated with joy, happiness, peace and tranquillity. Sending to the entire world a message of love, tolerance, fraternity and coexistence. We wish you, the emirate of love and tolerance, prosperity and progress under the wise leadership of His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, and Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Crown Prince of Ras Al Khaimah and Chairman of the Judicial Council."

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