Jacques Nguy?n V?n M?u
|Bishop Emeritus of V?nh Long|
|Predecessor||Antoine Nguy?n V?n Thi?n|
|Successor||Thomas Nguy?n V?n Tân|
|Ordination||21 September 1940|
|Consecration||12 September 1968|
by Angelo Palmas
|Born||22 January 1914|
Bà R?a, French Indochina
|Died||31 January 2013 (aged 99)|
Vinh Long, Vietnam
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Jacques M?u was born in Bà R?a in 1914. He was ordained a priest on 21 September 1940 and served as the Rector of Saint Joseph Major Seminary in Saigon from 1966 to 1968.
He was appointed Bishop of V?nh Long by Pope Paul VI, following the resignation of Bishop Antoine Nguy?n V?n Thi?n on 12 July 1968. He received his episcopal consecration by Archbishop Angelo Palmas, Apostolic Delegate to Vietnam, on 12 September 1968 at the Saigon Notre-Dame Basilica.
On 3 July 2001, he retired from the diocese of V?nh Long, reaching the age of 87. He died on 31 January 2013, aged 99.