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John Allen: S that hien nhien va c neu ra tai Thng Hoi ong - Khong can viri probati.

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Vatican (VietCatholic News 17-10-2019) - c Hong Y Claudio Hummes, ngi Brazil, Tong Tng Trnh Vien; va c Cha Erwin Krautler, tac gia Tai Lieu Lam Viec cua Thng Hoi ong Toan Vung Amazon, la nhng nhan vat chu chot ho hao viec phong chc linh muc cho ngi co gia nh, nh mot giai phap duy nhat, khong con la chon nao khac hn.

Tuy nhien, theo John Allen, ky gia ky cu ve Vatican, ly luan nay cang ngay cang thieu thuyet phuc: Co cac giai phap kha thi khac khong can thiet phai thay oi hay xoa bo luat oc than linh muc. Cang khong can thiet phai phong chc linh muc cho phu n nh c Cha Erwin Krautler co xuy.

Xin gii thieu vi quy v va anh ch em bai viet sau ay cua tac gia John Allen ang tren t Crux ngay 17 thang Mi, 2019.

Di ay la ban dch toan van sang Viet ng.

In synod's married priests debate, somebody finally names elephant in the room

John L. Allen Jr.

Trong cuoc tranh luan ve viec phong chc linh muc cho ngi co gia nh tai Thng Hoi ong, cuoi cung a co ngi noi len mot s that hien nhien.

Trong mot Thng Hoi ong Giam Muc ni tnh trang thieu linh muc a dan en viec thao luan ve kha the phai phong chc linh muc cho nhng ngi co gia nh, ieu ang ngac nhien khong phai la cuoi cung co ai o nhan ra rang co mot giai phap khac khong can en viec thay oi truyen thong oc than linh muc.

ieu ngac nhien duy nhat, co le la, tai sao phai mat nhieu thi gian nh the trc khi co ai o noi to len cho moi ngi nghe.

Tuy nhien, co c Giam Muc Johnny Eduardo Reyes, Giam Quan Tong Toa cua Puerto Ayacucho, Venezuela, vao toi th ba, a neu len mot s that hien nhien trong mot cuoc hop co tieu e "ong hanh cung Thng hoi ong, cac chng nhan va cac v t ao v c tin Amazon."

Ve c ban, c Cha Reyes at cau hoi la tai sao cac linh muc ang lang thang Roma khong nhiet tnh i en nhng canh ong truyen giao, phuc vu nhng ni nh vung Amazon, chang han.

"Tat ca nhng linh muc va tu s ma chung ta thay tren TV ... Khong the nao tat ca cac v ay ang du hoc tai Roma," ngai noi va nhan manh rang "S phan phoi cac linh muc va tu s nh the khong on."

Xin trch dan cau noi co ien cua thap nien 90: "Whoomp! No ay roi".

Chung ta hay nam bat tao sao ieu nay qua hien nhien va e hieu c ch can en mot t nen tang can ban toan hoc ve so ngi Cong Giao trong the ky 21 nay. Co khoang 1.3 ty ngi Cong Giao c ra toi tren the gii ngay nay, hn hai phan ba trong so ho song mien nam ban cau, ac biet la tai My Chau Latinh, Phi Chau va A Chau

Gan mot na so ngi Cong Giao song My Chau Latinh, bao gom hai quoc gia Cong Giao ln nhat the gii la Brazil va Me Tay C. Trong khi o, khu vc ha Sahara Phi Chau de dang la khu vc tang trng ln nhat cua Giao Hoi, vi tong dan so Cong Giao tang gan 7,000 phan tram t nam 1975 en nam 2000.

e phuc vu dan so o, Giao Hoi vao nam 2017 a trien khai tong cong 414,582 linh muc, nh the co mot linh muc cho moi 3,135 tn hu. Nhng, con so tong the o che giau s khac biet ln theo khu vc.

Cung theo con so chnh thc cua Vatican, co mot linh muc cho moi 1,916 ngi Cong Giao Hoa Ky va Canada, nhng ch co mot linh muc cho moi 7,203 ngi Cong Giao Nam My. i sau vao chi tiet, s tng phan gia Brazil va My ac biet ang lo ngai. Hoa Ky co 37,000 linh muc cho khoang 70 trieu ngi Cong Giao; Brazil, vi dan so Cong Giao gap oi, co cha en 13,000 linh muc.

Mot yeu to duy nhat nay u cho chung ta thay mot bc tranh ln hn: Au Chau ngay nay co 42 phan tram tat ca cac linh muc tren the gii, nhng ch co 23 phan tram dan so Cong Giao toan cau.

Trong cuoc hop bao hom th T tai Vatican, c Giam Muc Wellington Vieira de Queiroz cua giao phan Cristalandia, Brazil cho biet nhan xet nay cung ung trong bien gii cac quoc gia. Ngai nhan manh rang oi khi xay ra tnh trang "thieu tinh than truyen giao, khong san sang i en cac khu vc ngoai bien hoac cac vung kho khan."

Neu Giao Hoi Cong Giao la Microsoft hoac Walmart, Giao Hoi a phai thc hien t lau mot ke hoach ieu ong nhan s en nhng ni th trng ang tang trng. Trai lai, Giao Hoi vo hnh chung a lam ieu ngc lai khi cac Giao Hoi giau co mien Bac ngay cang tr nen phu thuoc vao viec nhap cang cac linh muc t the gii ang phat trien e bu vao nhng cho c xem la khoang trong. My, chang han, khoang 30 phan tram tat ca cac linh muc ngay nay la ngi nc ngoai.

Nh Philip Jenkins [giao s lch s tai ai Hoc Baylor, Hoa Ky - chu thch cua ngi dch] a at van e gan hai thap nien qua "Khi xem xet goc o toan cau, noi cho de nghe chnh sach ay thien can mot cach au n, noi kho nghe hn o la chnh sach t van oi vi van menh Cong Giao."

c Cha Reyes khong phai la v Giam Muc au tien chu y en ieu nay. Vao nam 2005, trong mot Thng Hoi ong Giam Muc ve B tch Thanh The, c Cha Lucio Andrice Muandula Giam Muc giao phan Xai-Xai Mozambique a rut ra ket luan xem ra rat hien nhien: "Ngi ta phai nhan manh en s tai phan phoi mot cach bnh ang cac linh muc tren the gii."

Tham ch con co ca mot v thanh tng lai bao tr cho ieu nay: o la Hong Y Jozef Tomko, ngi Slovakia, 95 tuoi, trc ay la tong trng Bo Truyen Giang Tin Mng Cho Cac Dan Toc.

Nam 2001, cac v a a ra mot tai lieu mang ten "Hng dan ve viec gi i hay a ra nc ngoai tam tru cac linh muc trieu t cac Mien Truyen Giao." Y chnh cua ch th nay la viec hoan chuyen hang giao s nh the gay ton hai cho Giao Hoi mien Nam. c Hong Y Tomko neu v du rang An o khong co u linh muc e cham soc 17 trieu ngi Cong Giao, nhng cung luc o ch trong mot giao phan duy nhat cua Y a co en 39 linh muc t An o ang lam viec o. Nhn chung, c Hong Y Tomko tuyen bo, co 1,800 linh muc nc ngoai ang song Y, vi hn 800 v lam cac cong viec cham soc muc vu trc tiep.

c Hong Y Tomko phan nan rang: "Nhieu giao phan mi co the c tao thanh tai cac Mien Truyen Giao vi mot so ong ao cac linh muc trieu nh vay!"

Tat nhien, thng co cac ly do chnh ang e cac linh muc t cac nc ang phat trien ra nc ngoai, va Giao Hoi trong the gii ang phat trien thng cam thay t hao ve nhng g c goi la "s menh ngc" nay, khi gi cac linh muc cua ho ngay hom nay sang tai rao giang Tin Mng cho chnh nhng ni a tng phai cac nha truyen giao en vi ho.

Tuy nhien, cac Giam Muc mien nam ban cau co the ngan chan xu hng nay bang cach that chat viec cho phep cac linh muc cua mnh ra i. Co mot li giai thch n gian nhng qua khung khiep ve ly do tai sao cac Giam Muc ay o thng khong dam noi Khong: Tien.

Khi mot linh muc t mot quoc gia ang phat trien xuat hien Au chau hoac Bac My, oi khi giao phan tiep nhan se en bu trc tiep cho v Giam Muc b thiet hai. oi khi v linh muc xuat ngoai chia se mot phan tien lng cua ngai vi giao phan que nha, va oi khi vao mua he ngai i mot vong quyen gop gi chut qua ve cho que hng.

Bat ke, tnh huong c hnh thanh nh the nao, thong thng van e la nguon tien, ma cac Giam Muc phai bn chai vi nguon tai chnh eo hep trong the gii ang phat trien phai da vao. Hn the na, cac linh muc nay thng tm thay cac c hoi ln hn phng Tay va tuyet nhien khong hao hc quay ve co hng chut nao.

Cau hoi kho khan ma Thng Hoi ong Toan Vung Amazon co le phai ng au la the nay: Co thc s thieu linh muc khong? Hay, van e t nhat la v cac linh muc, ma chung ta hien co, a va ang c bo tr khong ung ni ung cho. Va, co cach nao tot hn e tai tr cho cac Giao Hoi cac nc ang phat trien ma khong can en mot cuoc di c kinh nien cua hang giao s?

D nhien, tat ca nhng ieu tren khong trc tiep bac bo cuoc tranh luan ve viec phong chc linh muc cho nhng ngi co gia nh, va co the co nhng ly le tot ung ho cho viec i theo chieu hng o. Tuy nhien, neu van e duy nhat la lam the nao e a cac linh muc en vi nhng ngi can en cac ngai, th ly luan cua c Cha Reyes ung mot cach khong the phu nhan c - mot giao s a ket hon hau nh khong phai la la chon duy nhat ma cac Giam Muc muon tham do.

(Source: CruxIn synod's married priests debate, somebody finally names elephant in the room)

 


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