Khau hieu cua c tan Giam muc

Phero Nguyen Van Kham:

"Hay theo Thay"

 

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Khau hieu cua c tan Giam muc Phero Nguyen Van Kham: "Hay theo Thay"

Saigon, Viet Nam (22/10/2008) - Khi c hoi ve viec chon mot li Thanh Kinh lam cham ngon cho i giam muc cua mnh, lap tc toi nh lai bai giang cua c Hong y Joseph Ratzinger, tc la c Giao hoang Beneicto XVI hien nay, trong Thanh Le an tang c co Giao hoang Gioan Phaolo II. Bai giang hom ay c gi hng t Tin Mng Ga 21,15-19, va tap trung vao li Chua Giesu noi vi Phero, cung la thanh bon mang cua toi: "Hay theo Thay" (21,19).

"Hay theo Thay" la si ch o xuyen suot cuoc i c co Giao hoang, t khi lam linh muc gia thi chien tranh en khi len ngoi giao hoang trong s ng ngang cua toan the gii, va ca en khi tuoi gia sc yeu, khong cat noi ban tay ban phep lanh cho dan chung. Du cuoc i co trai qua nhng bc thang tram nao chang na, van ch la nhng bc theo Thay. Du trong am tham tnh lang cua gi cau nguyen hay gia tieng on ao cua the gii truyen thong, van ch la nhng bc theo Thay. Du trong vinh quang cua mot nha lanh ao c moi ngi ca tung hay trong noi co oc tren ging benh, van ch la nhng bc theo Thay. Va toi khong ngan ngai chon li Thanh Kinh o lam cham ngon nhac nh chnh mnh: "Hay theo Thay".

"Hay theo Thay" la li nhac nh rang du lam linh muc hay lam giam muc, van ch la mot tieng goi ma thoi, co chang la tieng goi ay thoi thuc hn va manh me hn.

"Hay theo Thay" la li nhac nh rang ieu quan trong trong i dang hien khong phai la i au va lam g, ma la i vi ai. i theo Thay Giesu th du lam g va au cung la i tren ng s that va la ng dan en s song.

"Hay theo Thay" la li nhac nh rang muon lam ngi lanh ao th trc het phai lam mon e, va cang song t cach mon e tot bao nhieu th cang co hi vong lanh ao tot bay nhieu.

Cung v the, khi c hoi la chon huy hieu nh the nao, toi ngh ngay en logo cua Trung tam Muc vu Giao phan, ni t o toi c goi lam giam muc, cung la logo dien ta tam niem cua anh em chung toi khi cung nhau lam viec ay. Logo o lam thanh bi hai ch M va V (Muc Vu), c trnh bay nh hai trai tim an quyen vao nhau, va gia long hai trai tim la Thanh gia, Tnh yeu Giesu.

Trong truyen thong ong phng va chac chan cung rat gan vi truyen thong Thanh Kinh, theo Thay khong ch la theo bang tr ma la theo bang tam; cho nen theo Thay la e tam mnh gan bo vi tam cua Thay, e mang trong long mnh nhng tam t cua Thay (x. Pl 2,5). Lai chang phai la la cot loi cua muc vu o sao? Lam muc vu trc het la e tam cua mnh an ket vi tam cua Chua, nh o mi co the en vi anh ch em mnh bang tam t cua Chua, va mi song tron ngha cua c ai muc t: "Anh em hay yeu thng nhau nh Thay a yeu thng anh em" (Ga 15,12).

Chon la cham ngon va huy hieu nh the va dien ta ieu von a c ap u t lau, va la y thc ve con ng phai i ti va i hoai. Du con ng o co em xuoi hay trac tr the nao chang na th co ieu chac chan la toi khong i mot mnh, nhng co rat nhieu anh ch em cung i, va ieu quan trong nhat la co Chua cung i.

 

c tan Giam muc Phero Nguyem Van Kham

 


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