Vietnamese religion. Until now, entering the third millennium, we still feel relatively secure when we look at churches during Mass, when we see large numbers of faithful, especially young people, during retreats; We are also surprised to see that there are still, and apparently more and more, long lines of people waiting for confession…|“However, within these organizations and activities, the personal faith life seems to be quite weak. Our churches are usually crowded during liturgical hours, but empty when there is no organization. We see very few people who come to God completely voluntarily and out of a need for faith in life. People only come to God because of the law, because of activities or to ask for certain specific graces.