Christmas celebrations held across Vietnam

President of Vietnam Fatherland Front, Tran Thanh Man, has visited and extended his Christmas greetings to the Bishop Church in Can Tho City on Saturday.

He asked priests in the local church to continue his support to the Fatherland Front's movement to achieve national social economic targets.

Also on Saturday, Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh congratulated pastors and priests in Kon Tum province during his visits to several religious facilities in the province. The Deputy Prime Minister asked Catholic followers and Protestants to join the Party, State and Fatherland Front in national defense and development to serve the God and the Nation. He said the government is to issue a Decree to guide the implementation of the Law on Religions to facilitate religious activities: With the government decree to guide the implementation of the Law on Religions, Catholics and Protestants are religions of government care to promote the Gospel and contribute to national efforts in improving followers' life.

Source: VOV5