Nguyen, Thi Hien – Westminster, California
”Keep believing and receive”
I had failed my manicurist exam many time. A few days ago I took the exam again. I studied hard, but was still very worried. An older friend of mine knew about my predicament and recommended that I pray to Father Truong Buu Diep because they had passed after they prayed to Father Diep. Well, I have known of Father Diep for a long time now. I blame myself for not going to him even when I knew him, I didn’t pray while many people who are not Catholic totally believe in him.
That day, my husband (a Buddhist) accompanied me to Father Diep’s Foundation. He said that he had prayed for me with Father Diep. After that I passed my exam.
Later on my husband disclosed to me that he had prayed for me to pass my exam, and he promised that if I passed that he would buy a bouquet of flower to offer as gratitude for Father Diep. Today he is doing just that, as he promised to Father Diep.
I only have one son. When he was born, he had all sorts of illness, including a heart condition. At about 11 years of age, his illnesses became worse. I brought him to Cho Ray Hospital, they treated him for a long time but he did not get better. Then they suggested that a CT scan of his head be performed, and they told me that if he was diagnosed with anything that my family was to bear full responsibility. I did not agreed to I took my son home. A few days later, I traveled to Ca Mau to pray to Father Diep. My husband is of a different religion and didn’t have faith so he did not allow me to take my son with me. That is why I had to go alone. Once I was there, I spoke to Father: “Dear Father, I only have one child, now I offer him to you for your care, please keep him in your care. If he recovers, I will bring him to you to give thanks.” Some time later, my son got better and his health became normal, ...