Le Phong chan phc tai Roma cho Cha Jordan,

sang lap dong Chua Cu o

 

Le Phong chan phc tai Roma cho Cha Jordan, sang lap dong Chua Cu o.

G. Tran c Anh, O.P.

Vatican (RVA News 02-05-2021) - Th Bay, 15 thang 5 nam 2021, c Hong y Angelo De Donatis, Giam quan Roma, se ai dien c Thanh cha Phanxico chu s le phong chan phc cho cha Phanxico Thanh gia Jordan, sang lap dong Chua Cu o (Salvatoriani hay Salvatorian).

Thanh le bat au luc 10 gi sang, tai en th thanh Gioan Laterano va se c trc tiep truyen i qua cac mang xa hoi.

Cha Jordan sinh ngay 16 thang 6 nam 1848 tai Gurtweil mien nam c, gia nhap chung vien va thu phong linh muc ngay 21 thang 7 nam 1878, roi c gi ti Roma e hoc cac ngon ng ong phng, va sau o hoc tiep tai Trung tam hoc van cua Giao hoi Cong giao Maronit, Ain Warqa ben Liban.

Ngay 9 thang 12 nam 1881, tai nha nguyen thanh Brigida Roma, cha thanh lap Tu hoi Chua Cu o (S.D.S), quen goi la dong Salvatoriani, chuyen ve giao duc. Bay nam sau o, tai Tivoli gan Roma, vi s cong tac cua n chan phc Maria Cac Thien Than, tuc danh la Teresa von Wuellenweber, cha thanh lap nganh n cua dong nay.

Ngay 13 thang 12 nam 1893, khi c 45 tuoi, cha Jordan c Bo Truyen giao uy thac cho cac tu s dong Chua Cu o coi soc Phu doan Tong toa Assam An o. Trong tong tu ngh au tien hoi nam 1902, cha Jordan c bau lam Be tren Tong quyen tron i. Khi xay ra the chien th I, cha Jordan di chuyen ve lang Tafers, bang Fribourg Thuy S va qua i tai ay ngay 8 thang 9 nam 1918, tho 70 tuoi. Nam 1956 di hai cha Jordan c chuyen ve nha nguyen tru s tong quyen cua dong Roma.

An phong chan phc cho cha Jordan bat au t nam 1942 va ngay 19 thang 6 nam 2020, c Thanh cha a cho phep bo Phong thanh cong bo sac lenh nhn nhan mot phep la nh li chuyen cau cua V Toi t Chua Phanxico Thanh gia Jordan. Ngi c phep la la mot thai nhi c khoi benh au goi mot cach la lung khi sinh ra ngay 8 thang 9 nam 2014, ung ngay gio cua cha sang lap dong. Trc o, cac bac s a chan oan s tat nguyen cua thai nhi, va cac giao dan dong Ba cua dong a nguyen cau cha Jordan cu cha.

Hien nay, dong Chua Cu o co khoang 1,150 tu s, trong o co hn 830 linh muc, hoat ong tai 163 nha thuoc 40 quoc gia trong lanh vc muc vu, giao duc va ao tao. Nganh n cua dong co khoang hn 700 ch.

(KNA 30-4-2021)

 


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