Stabbed Sydney Assyrian bishop says recovering quickly, forgives attacker

Published on 18 Apr 2024 11:33:01 AM

An Assyrian bishop who was stabbed during a service at his Sydney church this week said on Thursday (April 18) he was recovering quickly and that he had forgiven his attacker.

Bishop Mar Mari Emmanuel made the comments in an audio message posted on social media, his first since the attack that occurred during a livestreamed church service on Monday (April 15).