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Hà Tĩnh and Thanh Hóa province disseminate the law to religious dignitaries and followers

From June 30th to July 1st 2014 in Ha Tinh city and from July 3rd to July 4th 2014 in Thanh Hoa city, the Government Committee for Religious Affairs in coordination with the People’s Committee of the two provinces held two law-disseminating seminars for more than 400 religious dignitaries, deacons and followers in the two localities.

Tien Giang: Doctrinal training class of Hòa Hảo Buddhism learns religious laws

On July 2nd, 2014, the Hòa Hảo Buddhist Management Board’ Office of Mỹ Trung commune (at Mỹ Thị A village, Cái Bè district, Tiền Giang province), the Central Management Committee of Hòa Hảo Buddhism invited provincial Committee for Religious Affairs under Department of Home Affairs to disseminate the law for nearly 100 participants of doctrinal traning class of Hòa Hảo Buddhism.

Old Chief of Hoang Sa (paracel) islands Nguyễn Hữu Niên

Under Nguyen dynasty, a group of solders was dispatched to station in Hoang Sa islands in order to protect the country’s sovereignty over its islands. Recently, it was discovered that a chief of this solders group was Mr. Nguyen Huu Nien in An Nong village, Loc Bon commune, Phu Loc district, Thua Thien Hue province.

The Government Committee for Religious Affairs receives a Minh Su Theravada Buddhist Church delegation

On June 30th 2014, a Minh Su Theravada Buddhist Church delegation visited the Government Committee for Religious Affairs (GCRA)

The Vietnam Catholics newspaper receives the First-class Labor Medal

On July 2nd, 2014, at National Assembly Guest House (No 27A Trần Hưng Đạo street, Hà Nội), the Vietnam Catholics newspaper held a ceremony to celebrate 30th founding anniversary and received the First-class Labor Medal. 

Jesuit Provincial Vietnam holds a conference to celebrate its 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first Jesuits in Vietnam (1615-2015)

On June 28 2014, at the Pastoral Centre, No. 6, Ton Duc Thang street, Ward 1, Ho Chi Minh city, the Jesuit Provincial of Vietnam held a conference to celebrate its 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first Jesuits in Vietnam.

Da Lat diocese confers priesthood on 18 clergymen

On June 27, 2014, at Bao Loc church, Da Lat diocese, a ceremony was held for conferring priesthood on 18 clergymen, including 13 seminarians, 3 clergymen from the Congregation of most Holy Redeemer and the other two from Society of Apostolic Life Incarnation - Consecration - Mission

An Giang: Spiritual refresher conference held

On June 25th, 2014, An Giang Protestant Board under General Confederation of Evangelical Churches of Vietnam (Southern) held a spiritual refreshment conference at Tân Châu Protestant Church in Tân Châu town, An Giang province with the theme "Awakening".

Nam Dinh province: holds conference to review the movement “all people protecting national security in religious regions”

On June 24, 2014, Nam Dinh province held a meeting to review the movement “all people protecting national security in religious regions” (1994 - 2014)”. 

Phổ Hiền pagoda holds a requiem ceremony at Truong Son cemetery

On June 22nd, the ashrams of Phổ Hiền pagoda led by Superior Nun Thích Tâm Hạnh- abbess of the pagoda, and Buddhist dignitaries of Đà Nẵng’s Vietnam Buddhist Sangha and more than 250 Buddhists came to Truong Son cemetery (Gio Linh commune, Quang Tri province) to conduct Buddhist rituals wishing for the well-being of Martyrs.

Hồ Chí Minh city: Protestant Church holds a ceremony for Thanksgiving and celebration of 40th founding anniversary

On June 21st, 2014, at Phú Thọ Hòa church, a ceremony was held for Thanksgiving and celebration of 40th founding anniversary. 

Vĩnh Long: Spiritual refreshment conference for Protestant dignitaries and deacons

On June 21st, 2014, the Protestant Representative Board of Vĩnh Long and Trà Vinh provinces under the General Confederation of Evangelical Churches of Vietnam (Southern) held a spiritual refreshment conference for dignitaries, evangelists and deacons in the two provinces. The program took place at Trà Ôn church, Vĩnh Long province.

Cao Dai religion issues message on Vietnam’s sovereignty on sea border

On June 17, 2014, in the context of China’s infringement on Vietnam’s sovereignty over its seas and islands, the Management Council of Cao Dai Organizations and Churches (consisting of leading dignitaries from 9 Cao Dai Organizations, 01 Cao Dai Practicing Sect and 8 separate Cao Dai Churches) held a meeting in Ben Tre province and issued a message expressing their national spirit regarding China’s illegally placing of oil rig HD 981 and escorting ships deep into Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone and continental shelf.

Cham people welcome Ramuwan new year

On June 25, 2014, Cham ethnic people in the central province of Binh Thuan commenced celebrations to welcome the traditional Ramuwan New Year, the most culturally important festival of the Cham Islamic community in the locality. 

Tien Giang: Buddhist summer retreat course at Sắc tứ Linh Thứu pagoda (Chau Thanh) learns Decree No. 92/2012/NĐ-CP

On June 26th, 2014, the Organization Board of the Buddhist summer retreat course 2014 (B.E 2558) at Sắc Tứ Linh Thứu pagoda invited the provincial Committee for Religious Affairs under Department of Home Affairs to disseminate the Decree No. 92/2012/NĐ-CP dated 11/8/2012 of the Government detailing and providing measures for implementation of the Ordinance on Belief and Religion for nearly 120 Buddhist nuns.

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