c Cha Bechera Rai

tan Thng Phu

Giao Chu Cong Giao Maronite

 

c Cha Bechera Rai, tan Thng Phu Giao Chu Cong Giao Maronite.

Beirut (SD 15-3-2011) - Hom 15 thang 3 nam 2011, c Cha Bechara Rai a c bau lam Thng Phu Giao Chu th 77 cua Giao Hoi Cong Giao Maronite, ke nhiem c Hong Y Nasrallah Sfeir va ngai se nhan chc vao ngay 25 thang 3 nam 2011.

c tan Thng Phu Bechara Rai nam nay 71 tuoi, cho en nay la Giam Muc giao phan Jbeil Byblos. Ngai thu phong Linh Muc nam 1967, roi lam trng ban tieng Arap cua ai Vatican trong 8 nam (1967-1975) va nam 1986 ngai thang Giam Muc. Ngai c bau len trong Cong ngh 41 Giam Muc Maronite nhom hop tai Bkerke, Liban t ngay 9 thang 3 nam 2011, va ke nhiem c Hong Y Nasrallah Sfeir, 90 tuoi, mi c c Thanh Cha Bien c 16 nhan n t chc hom 26 thang 2 nam 2011 v ly do tuoi tac.

Sau khi co tin Cong ngh cac Giam Muc Maronite bau c v Thng Phu mi, cac nha th tren toan nc Liban a anh chuong trong na tieng ong ho e chao mng.

c Tong Giam Muc Gabriele Caccia, S than Toa Thanh tai Liban, a en toa Thng Phu Bkerke e chuc mng va c Thanh Cha se chnh thc ban s hiep thong cho c tan Thng Phu.

Giao Hoi Cong Giao Maronite do thanh Maron khai sang. Ngai von la mot an s song vao the ky th 5 tai Cyrrhos, ngay nay la mot thanh pho hoang tan bien gii Tho Nh Ky va Syrie. Cac mon e cua thanh nhan a truyen giang Tin Mng tai nhieu ni tren lanh tho nay la nc Liban.

Tong so tn hu Cong Giao Maronite tren the gii hien nay vao khoang 3 trieu 100 ngan ngi thuoc 23 giao phan, trong so nay 1 phan 3 song tai Liban, va 2 phan 3 song tai hai ngoai: ong nhat la 700 ngan tai Argentina va na trieu ngi tai Brazil. Theo truyen thong, tai Liban v Tong thong la mot tn hu Cong Giao Maronite. (SD 15-3-2011)

 

G. Tran c Anh, OP

(Radio Vatican)

 


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