3 Linh muc Hoa ky ap xe

e xin cau nguyen cho n goi

 

3 Linh muc Hoa ky ap xe e xin cau nguyen cho n goi.

Peoria, Illinois (CNS 21-04-2017) - Lam linh muc, oi vi cha Michael Pica, cha Adam Cesarek va cha Tom Otto la ieu rat hanh phuc nen ba linh muc nay ang chuan b chia se niem vui cua ho vi dan chung t Rock Island en Danville.

T ngay 24 en 28 thang 04 nam 2017, ba linh muc se ap xe 350 dam (khoang 563 km) ngang qua giao phan Peoria - be rong cua bang Illinois - e nang cao y thc ve cac n goi va to cho ngi dan thay i song linh muhc la mot cuoc song tuyet vi.

Tren ng i, cac cha d nh se dng lai cac trng hoc va giao x e khuyen khch cau nguyen cho cac n goi va ke ve cau chuyen n goi linh muc cua chnh cac cha.

Chu e cua hanh trnh la cau trong sach tin mng thanh Mattheu: "Hay xin chu ruong sai nhieu th gat en".

Cha Otto, chu chc linh muc nam 2013 chia se: "Chung toi yeu thch la linh muc. ay la ieu chac chan tot nhat trong cuoc song oi vi chung toi va ap xe ch la phng tien e chung toi en cac trng hoc va giao x e chia se ieu nay vi dan chung."

Khi ba linh muc chuan b thc hien hanh trnh, cac cha nhan ra tien bac khong phai la cau tra li cho viec co vo n goi. thay v gay quy tien bac, cac cha quyet nh "quyen gop li cau nguyen". Cha Pica chia se vi bao Cong giao cua giao phan Peoria: "Chung toi khong ap xe e gay chu y, chung toi ch muon ngi dan khap giao phan cau nguyen cho chung toi trong hanh trnh, nhng khong ch cho chung toi. Chung toi xin ho cau nguyen cho n goi trong tuan ap xe nay."

Cac cha se phat cac the cau nguyen va xin cac hoc sinh va giao dan suy ngh xem li cau nguyen hay viec hy sinh nao ho co the dang e cau cho co nhieu n goi. Cha Otto khang nh: "Li cau nguyen th quyen nang va co hieu lc va khi chung ta tin tng vao li cau nguye va cau nguyen vi c tin, Chua se nhan li chung ta. Cang nhieu ngi cau nguyen va hy sinh, xin Chua gi en cho chung ta them cac linh muc, o la giup cac ngi tre ang c goi tr thanh linh muc kham pha ieu o va tha vang vi li goi cua Chua trong cuoc song cua ho."

Cha Cesarek cho biet mot kha canh quan trong cua cuoc ap xe la to cho ngi tre thay rang cac linh muc cung lam nhng ieu thu v tre trung. Cha noi: "ieu quan trong nhat cac linh muc lam la c hanh Thanh le va cac b tch va cham soc dan cua ho, nhng ieu nay cho ngi dan thay rang, ac biet cac ngi tre, cac linh muc cung lam nhng th vui ve va bnh thng."

Mot so linh muc, pho te va giao dan, nhng ngi thch ap xe cho biet ho cung thch tham gia vao mot phan cua hanh trnh.

Cha Timothy Hepner, giam oc n goi cua giao phan ni: "Cac linh muc nay ang tao cam hng cho toi va tat ca giao dan cua giao phan va that la tot khi thay nhng ngi khac cung tham gia vao viec dang nhng ky sinh va cau nguyen trong s hiep thong vi ho." (CNS 21/04/2017)

 

Hong Thuy

(Radio Vatican)

 


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