Toa Thanh chuc mng

tan Thng phu Chnh thong Serbi

 

Toa Thanh chuc mng tan Thng phu Chnh thong Serbi.

G. Tran c Anh, O.P.

Belgrade (RVA News 22-02-2021) - Chu tch Hoi ong Toa Thanh hiep nhat cac tn hu Kito, c Hong y Kurt Koch, a chuc mng c tan Thng phu Porfirije, Giao chu Chnh thong Serbi va hy vong quan he gia hai Giao hoi tiep tuc tang trng.

c Tong giam muc Porfirije 58 tuoi, a c bau lam Thng phu th 46 cua Giao hoi Chnh thong Serbi hom 18 thang 2 nam 2021, trong Hoi ong cac Giam muc thuoc Giao hoi nay, nhom tai en thanh Sava, Belgrade, thu o Cong hoa Serbi. Ngai tr thanh thu lanh tinh than cua 12 trieu tn hu Chnh thong Serbi. Cho en nay, ngai la Tong giam muc tai Zagreb-Croat va Lubliana-Slovenia. V tien nhiem cua ngai la c Thng phu Irinej qua i cach ay ba thang v Coronavirus, hng tho 90 tuoi.

The thc bau c tan Thng phu Chnh thong Serbi c dien ra qua hai vong. Vong au do cac giam muc bo phieu, c Tong giam muc Porfirije c nhieu phieu nhat. Vong hai, ten cua ngai cung vi hai ng vien c nhieu phieu hn ca, c bo vao ba phong b, roi at trong mot sach Phuc am. Mot an s rut mot trong ba phong b o, nh mot dau ch c Chua Thanh Linh hng dan. Phong b c rut co ten cua c Tong giam muc Porfirije.

Trong s iep gi en c tan Giao chu cua Chnh thong Serbi, c Hong y Kurt Koch nong nhiet chuc mng va bay to s gan gui tinh than vi c Thng phu Porfirije va vi Giao hoi c uy thac cho c Thng phu san soc, ong thi c Hong y cau xin Chua Thanh Linh ban cho c tan Thng phu moi an thieng e mu ch cho oan chien va cung lam chng ta ve Tin mng cua Chnh thong va Cong giao, e "the gian tin" (Ga 17,21).

c Hong y Koch viet them rang: "Toi cung ac biet cau xin Chua ban cho s cong tac cua chung ta, von a co nhieu thanh qua vi cac v tien nhiem ang knh cua c Thng phu, se tiep tuc tang trng va co the cung co quyet tam cua chung ta trong viec thang tien cac quan he gia hai Giao hoi chung ta".

Cho en nay cha co v Giao hang nao vieng tham Cong hoa Serbi. Mot so bao ch bay to hy vong viec bau c tan Thng phu co the tao ieu kien de dang hn cho viec mi c Thanh cha Phanxico vieng tham Serbi. Tai nc nay ch co khoang 5% dan chung la tn hu Cong giao.

Trong so bay trieu dan tai Cong hoa Serbi, co 85% la tn hu Chnh thong. Ngoai ra, Giao hoi nay con co cac tn hu sinh song tai Cong hoa Montenegro, Cong hoa Srpska thuoc Bosnia Herzegovina, Kosovo, va nhieu ni khac tren the gii.

(CNA 19-2-2021)

 


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