c Tong Giam Muc Nguyen Van Tot

tan S Than Toa Thanh tai Sri Lanka

 

c Tong Giam Muc Nguyen Van Tot, tan S Than Toa Thanh tai Sri Lanka.

Vatican (Tong hp 22-03-2014) - Ngay 22 thang 3 nam 2014, c Thanh Cha Phanxico a bo nhiem c Tong Giam Muc Phero Nguyen Van Tot, nguyen la S Than Toa Thanh tai Costa Rica, lam tan S Than Toa Thanh tai Sri Lanka.

c S Than Nguyen Van Tot nam nay 65 tuoi, sinh tai Thu Dau Mot, Bnh Dng ngay 15 thang 4 nam 1949, thu phong Linh Muc nam 1974. Ngai du hoc Roma va tng lam Pho Giam oc trng truyen giao Urbano, trc khi gia nhap trng ngoai giao Toa Thanh, tot nghiep nam 1985. 17 nam sau o, ngai c thang Tong Giam Muc hieu toa Rusticiana, S than Toa Thanh tai Benin va Togo, c c Thanh Cha Gioan Phaolo 2 truyen chc Giam Muc ngay 6 thang 1 nam 2003 tai en th Thanh Phero.

Hn 2 nam sau, vao thang 8 nam 2005, ngai c chuyen i lam S than Toa Thanh tai Cong hoa Tchad va Trung Phi. Trong 6 nam qua, t ngay 13 thang 5 nam 2008, ngai lam S Than Toa Thanh tai Costa Rica ben Trung My.

Giao Hoi Cong Giao tai Sri Lanka hien co hn 1 trieu 200 ngan tn hu Cong Giao, tng ng vi 6.1% dan so thuoc 12 giao phan toan quoc. Nc nay ch rong 65 ngan 600 cay so vuong vi 21 trieu dan, trong so nay 74% la ngi Singalais va 11.2% la ngi Tamil.

Trong 26 nam tri, t 1983 en 2009, Sri Lanka trong tnh trang noi chien gia quan oi chnh phu va phien quan Ho quan Tamil oi thanh lap mot nc Tamil oc lap. Phien quan b that tran hoi thang 5 nam 2009. (Tong hp 22-3-2014)

 

G. Tran c Anh, OP

(Radio Vatican)

 


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