Number of Holy Communions: 39 000
Number of priests that concelebrated at Holy Masses: 1049 (33 per day)
Encouraged by the Pope's words: "It is necessary for the mission of the Church to adapt to the times and to use the modern means that technology makes available to us", we invite to the IT conference all of the technological professionals who want to apply their skills, abilities and expertise in projects related to the permeation of the technological world and thw spirituality, as well as to the spread of evangelization.More
The 10th International Pilgrimage for Children with Developmental Disabilities and Persons with Disabilities will be held in Medjugorje from May 17-19, 2024.More
''Peace! Peace! Peace! May peace reign between God and people! This profound message sets two clear starting points for peace: God and man, God and human being. Harmony between God and human beings is an essential act for world peace", Archbishop Cavalli said, adding that "we begin this new year blessed by God".More
Parish of St. James the Apostle of Medjugorje and the Information Center Mir Medjugorje hereby inform the media and the interested public that audiovisual recording and photography for daily or political purposes or any other purposes incompatible with spiritual purposes is prohibited in all prayer areas of the parish.
Information Center Mir Medjugorje is the holder of the exclusive right to record audiovisual works and photographs in all prayer areas of the parish, which is why for audiovisual recording and photography for spiritual purposes it is necessary to obtain prior approval of the Information Center Mir Medjugorje, Gospin trg 1, Medjugorje, e-mail: email@example.com.More
The theme: „Mary has chosen the good part…“ (Luke 10, 42)
Seminars are conducted by franciscans of Međugorje.
Here are the dates according to language groups, as well as contact persons: Contact
THE 35th MLADIFEST
to be held in Medjugorje from August 1st - 6th, 2024
Audio-video and photos live from the church in Medjugorje
Beginning with the feast of St. Francis, we began broadcasting live audio-video programs from the church in Medjugorje. You can follow them at the link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-sLHYkB9R8tudWbBWZKDYw
Links both live audio and video in various languages:
The movement, born after the apparitions of the Queen of Peace in Medjugorje, includes pilgrimages to Medjugorje, the setting up of Peace Centres, prayer and charity groups all around the world, as well as pastoral, publishing, humanitarian and other kinds of activities...
This questionnaire will give us the opportunity to have a better grasp of the worldwide dimension of the movement in the service of the Universal Church. It will help us to get to know each other better, to have better communication with various groups worldwide, as well as to grow better in our prayer and service.
We kindly ask all the leaders of Peace Centres, prayer and charity groups, as well as organisers of pilgrimages to fill in the questionnaire and to send it to Medjugorje to fax no. + 387.36.653 360, or to write to firstname.lastname@example.org in order to receive the questionnaire by email.
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We ask you to keep integrally the rules of the Church envisaged by the Code of the Canon La~ the general liturgical rules and the directives and the rules of the proper authorities of the Church in connection with the life and the service of the priest.
To take part in the liturgical life of the parish, according to the rules of the Church, it is necessary to have arecommendation letter of your bishop or your superior (celebret), not older than one year. (Cf" Code of the canon Law, Can. 903)
The important dates in Medjugorje parish in 2024
In the parish of St. James in Medjugorje, in addition to regular fasting and prayer seminars, various international seminars are held throughout the year. In addition to these international seminars, we bring several more important events in the Medjugorje parish in 2024:
February 2 - Presentation of the Lord
February 14 – Ash Wednesday, the beginning of the Lent
March 7 to 10 – IT Congress
March 18 to 22 – 29th International spiritual retreat for pilgrimage organizers, leaders of peace centers and Medjugorje prayer and charity groups
March 24 – Palm Sunday (procession from the foundation of the old church to the new church)
March 31 – Easter
April 7 – Divine Mercy Sunday
April 8 - Annunciation of the Lord
May 9 - Ascension
May 11 – Sacrament of Confirmation
May 12 – First Holy Communion
May 19 – Pentecost
May 30 – Corpus Christi (procession through the parish after the evening Holy Mass)
June 24 – Peace Walk from Humac to Medjugorje
June 25 – 43rd Anniversary of Our Lady's apparitions
July 1 to 5 – 27th International Spiritual Retreat for Priests
July 25 – St. James the Apostle, patron of the parish of Medjugorje
August 1 to 6 – 35th International Youth Festival
August 15 – Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
September 15 – Exaltation of Holy Cross, Holy Mass on Cross Mountain
November 6 to 9 – 23rd International Spiritual Retreat for Married Couples
November 24 – Anniversary of the death of Fr. Slavko Barbarić
December 9 – Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary
December 24 – Christmas Eve
December 25 - Christmas Day
December 29 – Holy Family
December 31 – New Year's prayer vigil in Medjugorje
Max Domej from Gebetsktion Wien spoke to Cardinal Christoph Schonborn, Archbishop of Vienna, during his visit to Međugorje.
Both in Lourdes and Fatima the events first ceased and than Church had its decision about that. Its final decision. Sooner or later that will take place here as well, but in this case we let Mother of God with freedom of choice...I think that Medjugorje can continue well on their journey, with full trust that Church, Mother and Teacher, in this case, is going to continue to monitor their journey.
Respected brothers, the purpose and aim of this questionnaire is to make a list of priests who received their vocation through Medjugorje. So, we kindly ask you to fill out this form with following information: (Questionnaire)