TNTT Bi-Weekly #17

June 17, 2019


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To all FATHERS wearing the VEYM/TNTT uniform, when we take our first few steps or speak our first few words, YOU were there. When we fall and fall again, YOU were there. No matter what the situations were, YOU were there. When YOU'RE there, you drove away our frowns and put smiles on our faces. YOU have been chosen by God to lead our families, truly, YOU are the backbone of our Movement. May God through the intercession of St. Joseph, bless you and keep you strong always. Let us also pray for the souls of deceased VEYM/TNTT fathers and those facing challenges in becoming a father, you all are in our prayers. Happy Father's Day!


Please join us in praying for and thanking these individuals for accepting the call to serve as Trưởng Ban và Phó Ban Nghiên Huấn Trung Ương, 2019-2023. This truly is a historic occasion. May the Holy Spirit guide them as they work to bring our Movement closer to Christ.


Please join us in praying and and congratulating St. Dominic Savio Chapter, Liên Đoàn Biển Đức, in achieving this significant milestone. May Christ Jesus, through the intercession of Mary and St. Dominic Savio, continue to bless all members of this Chapter.
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Please join us in praying and wishing the members of Liên Đoàn Sinai a blessed Đại Hội happening this weekend. Additionally, Liên Đoàn Sinai will elect their new Board of Executive Officers (Ban Thường Vụ). We look forward to meeting the new elected servant leaders.

May the Holy Spirit be with you!!! God bless!!!

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One of our own Huynh Trưởng from Liên Đoàn Joan d'Arc, now a priest, spreading the Good News in Thailand. Thanks be to God!!!


Please join us in praying, thanking and saying goodbye to our beloved Fr. Dominic Nguyễn Đức Huyên, first Trưởng Ban Nghiên Huấn Trung Ương of the VEYM/TNTT.

Xin Chúa thương đến linh hồn Cố Linh Mục Đaminh Nguyễn Đức Huyên và đưa ngài về nước trời.

Loving God, have mercy on the soul of Dominic Nguyễn Đức Huyên and deliver him to your kingdom.


A treasure from the VEYM/TNTT-USA archive.

1st official Ban Chấp Hành Trung Ương, 1986-1989 (National Executive Committee). There was a provisional Ban Chấp Hành Trung Ương from 1984-1986 to formally establish VEYM/TNTT-USA.

President/Chủ Tịch: Phêrô Nguyễn Văn Liêm
VP of Administrative Affairs/PCT Quản Trị: Giuse Nguyễn Đình Mạnh Trường
VP of Academic Affairs/PCT Nghiên Huấn: Anthony Phạm Ngọc Anh
National Secretary/Tổng Thư Ký: Giuse Đặng Văn Kiếm
National Treasurer/Tổng Thủ Quỹ: Maria Đinh Kim Nguyệt

Thanks be to God!

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VEYM getting ready to join other EYM and PWPN family around the world to celebrate the big 175th anniversary at the Vatican later this month. Please join us in praying as we prepare for this historic event.
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Thanks be to God for these amazing events! Please join us in praying and congratulating these Đại Hội this summer!!!

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Living the Eucharistic Day national campaign is now well into phase 2 until end of July. Please continue to remind your youth and help them understand the different components of it. Leave no youth member behind. We need your support. #sntt

Phase 2: Sign of the Cross 3x/day, Day and Night Offering Prayer.

Order your Sống Ngày Thánh Thể handbook and prayer cards here .


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In conjunction with the National Living the Eucharistic Day Campaign, the VEYM Heroes Initiative is also at full speed ahead. Let's be disciples and witnesses to the Good News through our apostolic works. Please see official announcement and video, and SERVE. Please share

VEYM Heroes Initiative 2019-2020 Announcement

VEYM Heroes Initiative Cover Page


#VDH7, July 2-5, 2020, at camp Glorieta in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Where you can also see and retrieve "holy dirts", see the miraculous stairs credited to St. Joseph, pray at the oldest church in the continental US, and venerate the relics of the True Cross, the veil of the Virgin Mary and other relics. The city of Santa Fe itself is also one of the world’s top award-winning and most beloved destinations rich in traditions and cultures.

Blessed to have TNTT Đoàn Đức Mẹ LaVang here to give us a sample taste of Santa Fe, which means Holy Faith.

Below are several of many must see destinations before or after VDH7 next year:

*El Santuario de Chimayo houses a room where the original holy dirt is accessible to anyone who makes the pilgrimage. Countless miracles were attributed to the holy dirt and this shrine is a National Historic Landmark receiving almost 300,000 visitors per year and has been called "no doubt the most important Catholic pilgrimage center, the "Lourdes of the United States".

A special prayer was prayed at Chimayo for our Church, our countries, our VEYM/TNTT, and for our convention, Về Đất Hứa 7.

*San Miguel Mission, also known as San Miguel Chapel, is a Spanish colonial mission church in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Built between approximately 1610 and 1626, it is the oldest known church in the continental United States. Wow!!!

*The Loretto Chapel, known for its mystical helix-shaped spiral staircase that is physicially impossible to function as a stairs. The Sisters of Loretto credited St. Joseph with its construction.

*St. Francis Assisi Cathedral and the holy relics wall, containing a piece of the True Cross, the veil of Mary, Mother of God, and many more relics.

*Santa Fe plaza, filled with authenic cuisines and rich in arts and cultural display of the local occupants.

More importantly, the warm hospitality of the HTs from Đoàn Đức Mẹ Lavang will leave you feeling like home. See you soon!

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2019 BYLAWS!!!

Own a copy!!! If you have not yet purchased your By Law book, do it soon! Only $5 per copy!
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We're excited to announce the general availability of signing up for a VEYM account ( Your VEYM account is your single identity moving forward. This account will be used to sign into many of VEYM's online services. Please send VEYM/TNTT related emails from your VEYM account as well for data privacy and security reasons. Treat it as any other work or school email. We know we know... another email?? Don't worry the transition is seamless and we're here :to help you be successful with your account and all the benefits that it comes with!

You will have the ability to access the VEYM inbox, Microsoft Office 365, OneDrive, Skype for Business, and many more! You can access them by going to Many of these applications also have a mobile version. Just search the Google Play Store or Apple App Store for them, especially for Outlook and Teams. They are convenient and powerful tools to have at your hands, especially in your service to VEYM.

You can sign up at Please DO NOT sign up again if you already have an account. You will receive more info after you sign up.

Additionally, our new technical support portal is available. You can visit for constantly updated "how-to" articles and solutions to common questions with your VEYM account and Office 365. You can also submit technical support tickets here and track the progress as well (as long as you're using your VEYM email).

The VEYM is grateful for the VEYM IT Team, which are many, for all the hard work that they've done over the past few months. Special acknowledgement to Tr. Vien M Hua (Ủy Viên Kỹ Thuật), Tr. Dao, Tr. Tommy, and Tr. Vinh whose hard work made all the above possible.


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The NCYC is a gathering of 25,000+ youth that is hosted by the National Federation of Catholic Youth Ministry. The conference takes place every two years, and includes workshops, prayer times, and many activities that will inspire and move youth in their faith journeys. NCYC’s goal is to help youth encounter Christ, experience church, and be empowered for discipleship.

In 2017, the Vietnamese Eucharistic Youth Movement (VEYM) was asked to participate in NCYC in a very special way – leading the conference opening procession, performing a cultural dance in the opening ceremony and serving in the opening prayer session. We had over 35 VEYM members from various Chapters in Liên Đoàn John Paul 2 and Liên Đoàn Joan of Arc, formally known as Miền Trung and Miền Đông Nam respectively, there to participate. It was an amazing opportunity for our youth to share their love for Christ with the young Church of America. Videos of their participation can be found here at and

The next NCYC is from November 21-23, 2019, in Indianapolis, Indiana. The event is open to 9th-12th graders, recent high school graduates, and their chaperones. NCYC is a great opportunity for our young Vietnamese Catholics to experience the universal Church outside of our own parishes. Therefore, all Chapters are encouraged to prayerfully consider attending the 2019 NCYC. Our strong attendance at NCYC also helps to promote the diversity of the Catholic Church in America, and we would be so excited to have you represent VEYM at a national event like this!

How to Register:
NCYC accepts and processes registrations by Diocesan delegation only. Therefore, any VEYM Chapters or that would like to coordinate your group to attend, must register through your local diocese delegation. Many dioceses are beginning to promote registration within their dioceses already. Because the travel distance is different for every delegation, cost to attend varies by diocese and typically includes travel, lodging and conference fee. There are also opportunities through the National Federation of Catholic Youth Ministers for youth scholarships.

If you are interested in taking a group from your Chapter or League, please contact Tr. Chi Pham Liz Chi Pham at for more information on scholarship and early-bird registration for NCYC is June. Tr. Chi will help get you connected to your diocesan delegation, keep you informed of scholarship opportunities, help us coordinate any specific VEYM activities while at NCYC, etc. Tr. Chi Pham will also be representing the VEYM and coordinating with all Chapters/League of Chapters in attendance.

At 1.02 seconds. VEYM/TNTT at the National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC) in 2017. For more info on the next NCYC 2019, please see FB feed and speak with Tr. Liz Chi Pham. As of now, we have a delegation of 40 members representing the VEYM/TNTT.


For questions, please contact Ban Tài Chánh at


Thank you to the Chapters that submitted their membership dues! If you haven't done so, please submit yours asap! Read Membership Dues Announcement for more details!


Mùa huấn luyện sa mạc của chúng ta đã bắt đầu, xin thay mặt Ban Chấp Hành Trung Ương gởi đến quý Trưởng những đơn và thủ tục để hoàn tất phần phúc trình sa mạc. Thêm vào đó, để bảo vệ chúng ta và tránh những trường hợp dính liếu đến luật pháp, xin quý Trưởng lưu ý đến những điều sau:

BEFORE CAMP (Ban Tổ Chức & Sa Mạc Trưởng)

1. All camps must have liability insurance for the training camp hosted. Please contact Tr. Biên Nguyễn (VP Admin Affairs) at if you require assistance in securing liability insurance.

2. All camp participants (Tuyên Úy, Trợ Úy, HLVs, HTs, Trợ Tá, and Sa Mạc Sinh) must be an official member of the VEYM. As such, all camp participants must have a valid membership ID number and Chapter is current with annual membership dues. Please contact Tr. Viễn Hứa (Ủy Viên Kỷ Thuật, BCHTU) at for assistance as needed.

3. All camp participants (Tuyên Úy, Trợ Úy, HLVs, HTs, Trợ Tá, Parents, Helpers, Guest Speakers, and Sa Mạc Sinh) must be 18 years or older, especially with Cấp 1, please ensure an ID verification process is in place to prevent minors from participating.

4. All camp participants (Tuyên Úy, Trợ Úy, HLVs, HTs, Trợ Tá, Parents, Helpers, Guest Speakers, and Sa Mạc Sinh) must sign the liability waiver form attached. Those needing clarification on the liability form, please provide ample time for participants to ask questions and receive adequate response.

5. All HLVs must have current HLV faculty status with HLV ID card in order to train at camp.

6. Send a copy of the camp agenda and roster of SMS to Ban Chấp Hành Trung Ương at two(2) weeks before the start of the training camp.

DURING CAMP (Sa Mạc Trưởng/Ban Huấn Luyện)

Theo lời yêu cầu của Cha Tổng Tuyên Úy và Ban Chấp Hành Trung Ương, xin quý Trưởng thực tập và nhấn mạnh 2 điều sau:

1. Emphasize to all training camp participants that their training as a Youth Leader does not end after Cấp 1, but ongoing and at minimum, at the completion of Cấp 3 Lãnh Đạo, Tiberia. BCHTU will open more Tiberia as needed to accommodate the needs of Phong Trào. We have approximately 80 applicants this year, a true blessing.

2. Pray the Anima Christi after Communion during Mass to help các sa mạc sinh grow closer to Christ and be united with Him in His Passion. St. Alphonsus Liguori once wrote “there is no prayer more dear to God than that which is made after communion.” He continued that our loving thoughts and prayers after communion have greater merit then than otherwise “because they are then animated by the presence of Jesus Christ, who is united to our souls.” Please see attachment in both English and Vietnamese.

AFTER CAMP (Sa Mạc Trưởng/Ban Huấn Luyện)

1. Please complete the training camp report (to be completed by SMT) attached and send back to within 30 days after camp.

2. Please make available asap the link for Sa Mạc Sinh (only) to evaluate the camp immediately after the training camp: (all camps will use the same link).

3. Please make available asap the link for Ban Huấn Luyện (only) to evaluate the Camp Master immediately after the training camp: camps will use the same link).

On behalf of the National Executive Committee (Ban Chấp Hành Trung Ương), thank you for your ongoing support, service and love to Phong Trào.

In His Love,

Đaminh Hoàng Công Thái Dương

President, National Executive Committee

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COME and SEE - Most Holy Redeemer

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COME and SEE - Lovers of the Holy Cross

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