c Thanh cha len ng

vieng tham Cong hoa Cipro

 

c Thanh cha len ng vieng tham Cong hoa Cipro.

G. Tran c Anh, O.P.

Vatican (RVA News 03-12-2021) - Sang th Nam, ngay 02 thang Mi Hai nam 2021, c Thanh cha Phanxico a len ng vieng tham Cong hoa Cipro va Hy Lap cho en th Hai 06 thang Mi Hai nam 2021.

Chieu ngay 01 thang Mi Hai nam 2021, c Thanh cha a en cau nguyen tai en th c Ba Ca, trc anh c Me la phan roi cua dan Roma, e xin n phu tr cho cuoc tong du cua ngai. T khi len lam Giao hoang en nay, c Thanh cha a en cau nguyen trc anh c Me tai ay 90 lan, trc va sau moi cuoc vieng tham tai nc ngoai va nhng dp quan trong khac.

Tong quan

ay la chuyen tong du th 35 cua ngai tai nc ngoai va la chuyen th ba trong nam 2021, sau Irak, Hungary va Slovakia.

Chu e chuyen vieng tham tai ao Cipro la: "Hay an ui nhau trong c tin", mot cau lay hng t ten cua thanh Barnabe tong o, von sinh trng tai ao nay va cung la bon mang cua Giao hoi a phng. Barnabe co ngha la "Con cua s an ui" (Xc Cv 4,36).

Sau Cipro, c Thanh cha se en tham Hy Lap, t sang th Bay, 04 thang Mi Hai en tra th Hai 06 thang Mi Hai. ac biet trong chuyen i nay, ngai se danh buoi sang Chua nhat e bay en ao Lesbo, vieng tham ngi t nan tai "Trung tam tiep on va nhan dang", lang nghe chng t cua ai dien t nan va cac thien nguyen vien roi oc kinh Truyen tin.

Tong cong trong chuyen tong du nay, c Thanh cha se oc nam dien van tai Cipro va sau dien van tai Hy Lap trong cac cuoc gap g, giang trong thanh le, cac buoi cau nguyen va gap g chnh quyen cung nh cac v lanh ao ton giao, hang giao s tu s.

Khi hanh

Luc 10 gi sang, ngay 02 thang Mi Hai nam 2021, c Thanh cha ri Vatican ra phi trng quoc te Fiumicino cua thanh Roma. Trc khi vao san bay, ngai a dng lai tai Nha th giao x c Me cac Thien Than canh o, cau nguyen trc anh c Me Loreto, bon mang cua nganh hang khong va khong quan, roi gap g mi hai ngi t nan, c c Hong y Konrad Krajewski, Chanh s t thien cua c Thanh cha gii thieu. Ho la nhng ngi en t Syria, Congo, Somalia va Afghanistan, en nc Y qua trai t nan ao Lesbo Hy Lap, va c cong oan thanh Egidio Roma giup . Trong so ho cung co vai ngi c c Thanh cha a t Lesbo ve Roma hoi nam 2016.

Tai phi trng, c Thanh cha c cac gii chc chnh quyen va giao quyen lien he tiep on va tien a, ac biet la v Chu tch cua hang ITA, la cong ty hang khong c thanh lap thay the cho hang Alitalia cham dt s hien hu. ay cung la chuyen bay au tien ngai du hanh vi hang ITA.

Nh thng le, cung i vi c Thanh cha co oan tuy tung gom 30 ngi, ng au la c Hong y Quoc vu khanh, Pietro Parolin, c Tong giam muc Pena Parra, Phu ta Quoc vu khanh, ngi Venezuela, c Hong y Kurt Koch, Chu tch Hoi ong Toa Thanh hiep nhat cac tn hu Kito. May bay ch c Thanh cha cat canh luc 11 gi 5 phut trc ch phi trng quoc te Larnaca, cach Roma 2,150 cay so ve hng ong nam.

Nh thng le, c Thanh cha a en chao tham 77 ky gia Y va quoc te cung di vi ngai trong chuyen bay va cau chuc ho lam viec tot ep.

Vai net ve Cipro

ao Cipro, la ao ln th ba trong a Trung Hai, sau ao Sicilia va Sardegna cua Y, va rong 9,250 cay so vuong, vi dan so 850,000 ngi, trong o 80% la ngi goc Hy Lap, phan ln theo Chnh thong giao va ch co 38,000 tn hu Cong giao, tng ng vi 4.47%. Co 10% dan ao Cipro la ngi goc Tho Nh Ky theo Hoi giao. Ngoai ra co 13% dan so tai ao nay la ngi nc ngoai.

Nam 1974, Tho Nh Ky chiem mien bac ao Cipro va bien mien nay thanh Cong hoa Tho Nh Ky Bac Cipro. Thc the nay cho en nay ch c Tho Nh Ky cong nhan. Trong 47 nam qua, a co nhieu co gang va sang kien cua Lien Hiep Quoc nham tai thong nhat ao Cipro, nhng cho en nay khong thanh cong.

Cong ong Cong giao tai ao Cipro thuoc ba nghi le, la Maronit t Liban vi 13,000 tn hu hop thanh mot Tong giao phan; tiep en la cac tn hu Cong giao Latinh, trong nhng nam gan ay co them nhieu tn hu la cong nhan nc ngoai, nh Philippines khoang 7,000, Sri Lanka 1,500, va 300 ngi An o. Mi ay co them nhng ngi Cong giao t Phi chau, nh Cameroon, Congo. Cong giao Armeni ch co 3,500 tn hu, phan ln vung thu o Nicosia. Cong oan Cong giao Latinh Cipro thuoc quyen cua c Thng phu Cong giao Latinh Jerusalem, Pierbattista Pizzaballa. Ngai bo nhiem mot v thay ngai coi soc cac tn hu Cong giao tai Cipro, la cha Jerzy Kraj, dong Phanxico, ngi Ba Lan.

Tong so linh muc Cong giao thuoc ba nghi le tai Cipro ch co 46 v, trong o co 13 linh muc giao phan va 33 linh muc dong, va 2 chung sinh, 45 n tu va 8 tu huynh.

 


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