c cha Anton Nguyen Van Thien

nguyen giam muc giao phan Vnh Long

qua i

 

c cha Anton Nguyen Van Thien, nguyen giam muc giao phan Vnh Long, qua i.

Can Th, Viet Nam (GP Can Th 13/05/2012) - Chua nhat 13 thang 05 nam 2012, Toa Giam Muc Can Th thong bao rang c cha Anton Nguyen Van Thien, nguyen giam muc giao phan Vnh Long, qua i tai ni ngai ngh hu ben Phap, hng tho 106 tuoi.

c cha Thien sinh ngay 13 thang 03 nam 1906 tai ho ao Ba Trinh, Cai Con, Soc Trang, - Thu phong linh muc ngay 20 thang 02 nam 1932 tai Nam Vang, c bo nhiem lam Giam muc Vnh Long, ngay 24 thang 11, nam 1960.

c cha Anton Nguyen Van Thien la giam muc th hai cua giao phan Vnh Long ke t khi giao phan nay c thiet lap vao nam 1938. Tuy nhien, ngai la giam muc chnh toa tien khi cua Vnh Long, khi giao phan c nang len hang giao phan chnh toa theo sac ch cua c Chan phc Giao hoang Gioan 23 thanh lap hang giao pham Viet Nam nam 1960.

Nam 1968, c cha Anton b au mat v khoi la va hi oc, do au buon v nhng h hai cua giao phan do tran tong cong kch Tet Mau Than gay ra. Mat cang ngay cang m, c cha Anton i cha tr nhieu ni, cac bac s chuyen khoa a phng va chuyen khoa Ngoai Quoc eu bo tay.

Ngay 12 thang 07 nam 1968 c cha Anton e n xin t nhiem v ly do sc khoe, tr thanh giam muc hieu toa Spello, sau o i cha benh mat tai Phap va Nhat, nhng khong khoi. Nhat, ngai mang them benh san trong tui mat phai giai phau. Khi c tin Toa Thanh chap nhan cho t chc, ngai bay ve Vnh Long e tham d nhng le quan trong: Ngay 12 thang 09 nam 1968, ngai la giam muc phu phong trong le tan phong tan giam muc giao phan Vnh Long, c cha Giacobe Nguyen Van Mau tai Vng Cung Thanh ng Saigon. Ngai d le tri an, do cac linh muc trong giao phan Vnh Long to chc ngay 18 thang 09 nam 1968, va hai ngay sau o, ngai ve hu nha hu dng giao phan Can Th.

Ngai van con hy vong va tiep tuc i cha benh mat. Nam 1975 khong the tr ve que hng, Ngai ngh hu tai Nice, Phap.

c cha Anton Nguyen Van Thien e lai cho giao phan Vnh Long mot giao phan vi ay u cac c s can thiet va tren a phat trien. Ngai e lai nhieu ky niem tinh than va vat chat cho the he a qua va e lai am hng c tin cho the he sap en.

c cha Anton la "Giam muc cao nien nhat the gii", va la v giam muc Viet Nam au tien c hong an ta n 50 nam giam muc, vao ngay 22 thang 01 nam 2011. Ngai luon theo doi tnh hnh Giao hoi hoan vu va nhat la Giao hoi Viet Nam; moi ngay vi chuoi man coi ngai cau nguyen cho Giao hoi va ac biet cho giao phan Vnh Long.

Luc 10 gi sang Chua nhat 13 thang 05 nam 2012, theo gi a phng ben Phap, Thien Chua a goi ngai ve Nha Cha. Nguyen xin Thien Chua thng cong cho c cha Anton c hng nhan thanh Thien Chua muon i.

 

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