"the Fire in the world famous Notre–dame has shaken France. Around the world mourn the people of that historic landmark, and in the Västerås cathedral will the clocks beat to honor it."
"– It felt like an old friend had become corrupted. The world has become poorer, " says Mikael Mogren, bishop of Västerås diocese. "
"It was early on Monday that the Paris fire department received the first alarm on the fire at the world-famous cathedral. Then stood the cathedral wind already in flames, and the incident quickly became a world first that touched people the world over. "
"the Archbishop of Paris went out and invited the christian community to honor the cathedral. Since then, churches have chosen to pay tribute to the Notre-Dame cathedral in his own way and in Västerås Cathedral struck the church bells in honor of the cathedral, which the VLT attention. "
"– It is to show a sense of belonging, that we are linked in christendom – but also humanity, " says the bishop of Västerås diocese, Mikael Mogren to Aftonbladet. "
"”the World has become poorer” "
"When Alexandra heard about the fire he had difficult to take in what happened. "
"– First I didn't believe it was true. Then I became sad. It felt like an old friend had become corrupted. "
"During the middagsbönen rang the bells of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame and the people gathered to pray together. "
"– It feels like the world has become poorer as a part of the christian cultural heritage is lost in this way. These landmarks in the cultural heritage unites all people, "he says and continues:"
"– But this community is a strength that we can take the help of to be able to go on. In moments like these when it really matters – will people close to each other. "