60 nam Giao phan My Tho:

Bai 1. Quyet nh Lch S

 

60 nam Giao phan My Tho: Bai 1. Quyet nh Lch S.

Giam muc Phero Nguyen Van Kham

My Tho (WH 06-01-2020) - Ngay 24 thang 11 nam 1960, c Thanh Giao hoang Gioan XXIII ban hanh sac ch Venerabilium Nostrorum ve viec thiet lap Hang giao pham tai Viet Nam vi nhng noi dung quan trong:

- Quyet nh thiet lap ba Giao tnh: Ha Noi, Hue, Sai Gon.

- Quyet nh thiet lap ba Giao phan mi thuoc Giao tnh Sai Gon: Giao phan a Lat vi Nha th chnh toa danh hieu Thanh Nicola Bari; Giao phan My Tho vi Nha th chnh toa danh hieu c Me Vo nhiem nguyen toi; Giao phan Long Xuyen vi Nha th chnh toa sap c xay dng.

- Bo nhiem cac Giam muc chnh toa: c Cha Giuse Tran Van Thien, Giam muc chnh toa Giao phan My Tho; c Cha Anton Nguyen Van Thien, Giam muc chnh toa Giao phan Vnh Long; c Cha Philipphe Nguyen Kim ien, Giam muc chnh toa Giao phan Can Th; c Cha Micae Nguyen Khac Ng, Giam muc chnh toa Giao phan Long Xuyen.

Tiep theo o, ngay 27 thang 11 nam 1960, Thanh Giao hoang Gioan XXIII lai ban hanh sac ch Quod Venerabiles Fratres, trong o ngai a ra quyet nh lien quan en Giao phan My Tho: "Nhng khu vc hanh chanh quen goi la Long An, Kien Tng, Kien Phong va nh Tng, Ta tach ra khoi Giao phan Sai Gon va thiet lap thanh Giao phan mi goi la My Tho theo ten tnh l My Tho".

Ngoai ra, ngay 14 thang 1 nam 1961, Thanh Giao hoang Gioan XXIII con ban hanh them sac ch Jam in Pontificatus vi nhng huan th cu the cho Hang Giao pham va toan the giao dan tai Viet Nam.

Nhng sac ch tren ghi dau mot bc ngoat ln trong lch s Hoi Thanh tai Viet Nam. Theo li cua c Thanh Giao hoang Gioan XXIII, nhng sac ch nay lam nen "bien co het sc quan trong, phong phu y ngha, va em theo nhieu ha hen cho s thong nhat thieng lieng va i song Cong giao tai Viet Nam".

Trong nam ky niem 60 nam thiet lap Hang Giao pham Viet Nam, cung la 60 nam Giao phan My Tho, viec nh lai nhng huan th cua Thanh Gioan XXIII gi len trong chung ta nhieu tam tnh.

1. Trc het la niem vui v s phat trien va trng thanh cua Hoi Thanh tai Viet Nam. That vay, Toa Thanh nhn nhan s phat trien rat nhanh cua Dan Chua tai Viet Nam: "Quyet nh tren ay c chap thuan cach chnh ang v nhng tien bo kha quan a at c tai Viet Nam. Nam 1890, dan so Cong giao mi co 812,000 ngi; nam 1927 len ti 1,237,249 ngi; ngay nay (nam 1960) a vt qua so 1 trieu ri". S phat trien o la "bang chng nang cao gia tr cua nhng truyen thong Cong giao tai Viet Nam, truyen thong a c in dau bang mau Cac Thanh T ao, va mau nay a san sinh ra nhieu giao dan". T o, viec thiet lap Hang Giao pham c coi la dau ch mot Hoi Thanh trng thanh: "T nay hau het cac Giao phan Viet Nam se do cac Giam muc ban quoc quan tr. S kien o minh chng cach hung hon s trng thanh va kha nang cua hang giao s ban x nay a ong uc va c huan luyen ay u".

2. Niem vui o khi len trong chung ta long biet n v co c s phat trien va trng thanh ngay nay la nh biet bao cong sc cua cac bac tien nhan, cach rieng Cac Thanh T ao Viet Nam. ong thi, khong the khong noi en cong sc va s hi sinh cua cac Giao s nc ngoai, "trai qua 3 the ky, a noi tiep nhau xay dng vn nho thieng lieng cua Chua tai ni ay, bang bao nhieu cong lao vat va, biet bao hi sinh nang nhoc, co khi bang ca xng mau, e m ng va tao nen c hoi thuan tien cho viec thiet lap Hang Giao pham ngay nay".

3. Cung vi long biet n la y thc trach nhiem cua moi ngi oi vi Hoi Thanh trong hien tai cung nh tng lai. Thanh Giao hoang Gioan XXIII nhan manh ac biet en hai viec. Mot la phai quan tam en viec ao tao hang giao s ban x: "Cac v lanh ao phai lu y ac biet en viec ao luyen nhng thanh nien co trien vong len chc linh muc, v ho la nhng hng ao tng lai cua giao dan". Hai la vai tro cua giao dan: Thanh Gioan XXIII keu goi giao dan hay nhn s kien nay nh mot "tieng goi, nhac nh ngi Cong giao phai y thc ro ret ngha vu cua mnh trong t cach la ngi Cong giao va la cong dan trong mot at nc".

Nhng tam tnh nay cung phai la nhng tam tnh cua chung ta - cac tn hu thuoc Giao phan My Tho, khi ky niem 60 nam ngay khai sinh Giao phan (1960-2020).

+ Giam muc Phero Nguyen Van Kham

(Nguon: giaophanmytho.net)

 


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