The ceremony was presided by Coadjutor Bishop of Da Lat Diocese Dominic Nguyễn Văn Mạnh, and joint by Priest Vicar General of the ICM Francis Xavier Nguyễn Văn Hoàng, Priest Head of Da Lat Deanery Paul Phạm Công Phương and 30 priests of Da Lat deanery and the ICM Congregation.
Large numbers of Catholic clergies, lay people and benefactors of the ICM from all over the country also attended the event.
Cutting inaugurating ribbon
To meet current religious demands, the construction of the new abbey was started in 2017, and basically completed in 2019, coinciding with the 70th anniversary of the ICM establishment (1949-2019).
Dignitaries, deacons, clergies and lay people attending the ceremony