‘New’ Camilian priests in Vietnam

Four young Vietnamese Camilian religious were ordained priests by His Excellency John Van Ngan Do, the bishop of the Xuan Loc Diocese in Dong Nai, Vietnam, on January 6, 2024. The newly ordained priests are: Paul Pham Van Truong, Joseph Luu Ngoc Hung, Antony Nguyen Thien Tai, and Vincent Nguyen Phi Ky.

The celebration took place in the chapel of the major diocesan seminary. In this seminary, approximately 380 seminarians, who come from 17 out of the 27 dioceses in Vietnam, live and study philosophy and theology. The Vietnamese Camilian delegation, with the latest religious professions in December 2023, now comprises 56 religious members!