Khai mac Hoi Ngh Quoc Te

cua Lien Hiep Bao Ch Cong Giao The Gii (UCIP)

tai Sherbrooke, Canada

 

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Khai mac Hoi Ngh Quoc Te cua Lien Hiep Bao Ch Cong Giao The Gii (UCIP) tai Sherbrooke, Canada.

Tin Canada (Apic 5/06/2007) - Sang th Hai, ngay 4 thang 6 nam 2007, gan 200 ky gia va cac nha truyen thong a tham d le khai mac Hoi Ngh Quoc Te cua Lien Hiep Bao Ch Cong Giao The Gii (International Catholic Union of the Press - UCIP), tai ai Hoc Sherbrooke, cach Montreal 180 cay so ve pha ong. Hoi Ngh Quoc Te nay se keo dai gan mot tuan va theo chu e: "Cac Phng tien Truyen Thong va Ton Giao: mot nguy c hay mot may man?" ai Hoc tai Sherbrooke la ai Hoc Anh Giao, nam trong vung at pha ong cua Canada, noi tieng Anh, vi a so dan theo Anh Giao hoac Tin Lanh. Nam nay la nam ky niem 80 nam thanh lap Lien Hiep Bao Ch Cong Giao The Gii.

Phat bieu trong buoi le khai mac Hoi Ngh, c Tong Giam Muc Andre Gaumond, Tong Giam Muc Sherbrooke va la Chu Tch Hoi ong Giam Muc Canada, a nhan nh rang: trong hoan canh van hoa ngay nay, viec kien vng trong thi gian dai la mot chien cong! c Tong Giam Muc am ch en viec Lien Hiep Bao Ch Cong Giao a trai qua 80 nam lch s! Ngai nhan nh tiep nh sau: trong canh song ang thay oi nh canh song tai vung Quebec nay, di anh hng cua hien tng "i thng hoa" va " tuc hoa", Giao Hoi cong giao phai tm gap lai nhng ac iem cua mnh. That vay, trc thap nien 60, ao cong giao tai vung Quebec nay, a noi bat trong cac lanh vc giao duc, nha thng va cac dch vu xa hoi. Nhng gi ay b ep "thu hep lai". Ngay nay, ngoai tr nhng ngi gia, viec tham d thanh le Chua Nhat, tai vung at nay cua Canada, khong con la " thoi quen" cua dan chung na. Hn na, t thang 9 nam 2008 sap ti, viec day mon ton giao trong cac trng hoc se b huy bo, va c thay the bi viec day mon van hoa, nham en viec trao oi thong tin va van hoa, hn la nham en s gan bo c Tin va thc hanh ton giao.

Theo nhan nh cua Giao S Guy Laperriere, thuoc phan khoa S cua ai Hoc Sherbrooke, th viec "ong ca" cac ho ao, a tr thanh mot hien tng cang ngay cang nhanh, ke t nam 2000. Khuynh hng "tuc hoa" cung c ghi nhan trong lanh vc bao ch tai vung Quebec. Trc nam 1970, cac t bao ln trong vung con hanh dien xng mnh la cong giao, hay t ra ung ho nhng gia tr kito. Nhng ngay nay, theo nhan nh cua giao s Laperriere, a so cac t bao tai Quebec a "b tran tuc hoa", va ton giao b xem nh la chuyen rieng t. Trong boi canh nh the, qua that la hp luc e at ra va tra li cho cau hoi chu e cua Hoi Ngh: Tng quan gia ton giao va cac phng tien truyen thong la mot nguy c hay la mot ieu may lanh? Theo c Tong Giam Muc Gaumond, th phai co gang e thuyet phuc mnh ay la ieu may lanh; nhng oi khi, chung ta cam thay lo s. Ke t khi cac phng tien truyen thong tr thanh lanh vc cua thng mai kiem tien va khoe danh, hn la cua "truyen thong", th chung ta phai nhn nhan rang co nguy c trong cac phng tien truyen thong.

 

(ang The Dung)

 


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