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“I write these lines as a spiritual leader, empathizing with the sentiments of millions of people at this moment… I write with love towards all, seeking a durable solution, praying for an end forever to the periodic darkness that envelops our dear nation…”

~ Cardinal Charles Maung Bo, Archbishop of Yangon, wrote in a message to the people of Myanmar and the international community following the Feb. 1 military coup in the Southeast Asian nation.

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Diocese of Can Tho

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Bishop Stephanus Buu Thien Tri
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Bishop Stephanus Buu Thien Tri
Bishop's Residence,
12 Nguyen Trai st,
An Hoi ward, Ninh Kieu district,
Can Tho city, Vietnam

Phone: +84 710 3815 299
Email: [email protected], [email protected]

Bishop Stephanus Tri Buu Thien was born in Hau Giang province on Feb. 15, 1950. He was ordained a priest for Can Tho diocese on July 22, 1987. Bishop Thien then furthered his studies in Rome from 1994 to 1998 and obtained a doctorate in moral theology from the Pontifical Urbaniana University. He was ordained coadjutor bishop of Can Tho diocese on Feb. 18, 2003.He succeded Bishop Emmanuel Le Phong Thuan on Oct 17, 2010.

Previous Ordinaries:

  • Bishop Emmanuel Phong Thuan Le (1990-2010)
  • Bishop Jacob Nguyen Ngoc Quang (1965-1990)
  • Bishop Phillip Nguyen Kim Dien (1960-1965)
  • Bishop Paul Nguyen Van Binh (1955-1960)

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