Chu e va Bieu tng chuyen tong du

cua c Thanh Cha en Sri Lanka

 

" lai trong tnh yeu"

 

Chu e va Bieu tng chuyen tong du cua c Thanh Cha en Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka (WH 23-09-2014) - Chu e c chon cho chuyen tong du cua c Thanh Cha Phanxico en Sri Lanka t ngay 13 en 15 thang 01 nam 2015 la " lai trong tnh yeu".


Bieu tng dien ta y ngha chuyen vieng tham Sri Lanka cua c Thanh Cha. Ngay chnh gia bieu tng la cay "thanh gia Sri Lanka", lay cam hng t thanh gia cua Thanh Toma c tm thay mot tram nam trc, trong cuoc khai quat tai thu o Anuradhapura co.


Trong cuoc hop bao cong bo chu e nay vao ngay 12 thang 09 nam 2014, c hong y Malcolm Ranjith, Tong giam muc Colombo, giai thch: chu e c lay t Phuc Am Thanh Gioan (15,9), v cac tn hu Sri Lanka tin rang tnh yeu la net noi bat cua trieu giao hoang nay. "Moi li noi moi c ch cua c Thanh Cha Phanxico eu mi goi chung ta lai trong tnh yeu Thien Chua va ngai se mang s iep ay en cho chung toi Sri Lanka".

c hong y bay to niem vui ve s hien dien cua c Thanh Cha va noi rang Giao hoi Sri Lanka xem ay la mot vinh d va mot khch le ln lao cho mnh.

c hong y cho biet: "Cac chuan b ve mat to chc va ve phng dien thieng lieng ang dien ra cach suon se. Tai Sri Lanka chung toi ang song trong mot giai oan ma Giao hoi c mi goi tr nen phng tien loan bao s iep hoa bnh, tnh yeu va hoa giai. Chu e ve hoa giai se la chu e chnh. Cuoc vieng tham Madhu, en en c Me trong khu vc Tamil, la e pho bien s iep nay".

c hong y cung noi them rang s hien dien cua c Thanh Cha se la mot khch le manh me tren con ng hoa giai: "Toi ngh rang ca nc va tat ca cac ton giao eu chao on c Thanh Cha Phanxico bang mot tinh than bang hu tuyet vi".

Trc o, bieu tng cho chuyen tong du cua c Thanh Cha Phanxico en Sri Lanka a c Tong giao phan Colombo cong bo trong cuoc hop bao tai Toa Tong giam muc hoi au thang Tam nam 2014.

Bieu tng dien ta y ngha chuyen vieng tham cua c Thanh Cha en quoc gia chau A nay. That vay, ngay chnh gia bieu tng la cay "thanh gia Sri Lanka", lay cam hng t thanh gia cua Thanh Toma c tm thay mot tram nam trc, trong cuoc khai quat tai thu o Anuradhapura co. ay cung la Thanh gia vinh quang hay Thanh gia Phuc sinh, gieo mam s song. Thanh gia co mau xanh, e ky niem viec dang quoc gia nay cho c Me Sri Lanka, sau Chien tranh the gii th hai. Tong giao phan Colombo a chon bieu tng nay v no "noi len long yeu men va sung knh c Me". Nen cua bieu tng la chiec mu mitra vi hai mau vang- trang, nh trong huy hieu cua c Thanh Cha. Dai mu ru xuong hai ben om lay hang ch "c Thanh Cha Phanxico" va "Sri Lanka 2015". Pha hai ben mu cua c Thanh Cha co cac net cong, mang bon mau: o-nau, cam, xanh la cay va vang - tng trng cho mot at nc Sri Lanka rat a dang ve sac toc va ton giao. Chan phc Joseph Vaz ng ben phai thanh gia, la ngi a c c giao hoang Gioan Phaolo II tuyen phong Chan phc trong chuyen tham ao quoc nay vao nam 1995. Chan phc Joseph Vaz en Sri Lanka t nam 1687. Trong suot hai mi bon nam, cho en khi qua i vao nam 1711, ngai a doc ngang khap ni tren at nc Sri Lanka.

Chi tiet cuoi cung: toan the bieu tng - mang hnh bup sen, la quoc hoa cua Sri Lanka -, muon noi rang: Giao hoi Cong giao Sri Lanka on nhan quyen chu chan ay yeu thng cua c Thanh Cha Phanxico la v muc t cua mnh, va han hoan chao on ngai en Sri Lanka.

Bieu tng do linh muc Priyantha Silva thiet ke.

e chuan b cho s kien trong ai nay, Giao hoi Sri Lanka cung a khai trng mot trang web tai a ch: http://popefrancissrilanka.com

(Tong hp t popefrancissrilanka.com va Vatican Radio)

 

Minh c

 


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