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YOUTH FROM SARAJEVO AND BRESTOVSKO AT THE SPIRITUAL RETREAT IN MEDJUGORJE

On Saturday, November 18, the spiritual retreat in Medjugorje was organised for the youth and students from Bistrik, Sarajevo. The members of YouFra from Brestovsko, on the occasion of preparation for their solemn vows in YouFra, joined this group at their spiritual retreat. They met early in the morning in the shrine of St. Anthony and began their journey to Medjugorje. First, they visited family centre of John Paul II, of community of the Missionaries of the Wounded Family in Vionica. There, they spent some time with the children and had opportunity for confession and then, solemn Holy Mass followed celebrated by Fr. Danijel Rajic, OFM.  (photos)

Objavljeno: 20.11.2017.

20 years of Radio MIR Međugorje

„Praised be Jesus and Mary. Dear listeners, you are listening to the radio station Mir Medjugorje” – these were the first words broadcasted live in the air on November 25, 1997, in the basement of the small house where facilities of this radio station had just been opened and blessed. The frequency at that time was 106,3 FM and it covered 800 meters distance in Medjugorje, only for five hours of radio programme per day.

Objavljeno: 18.11.2017.

NOVEMBER IN MEDJUGORJE

The 18th International Seminar for married couples was held in this month from 8-11 November, with the theme “That your love may grow ever more”, Phil 1,9, In Our Lady’s School.

In a few days time we will commemorate the 17th Anniversary of Fr. Slavko’s death, a priest who devoted 18 years of his life to spreading Our Lady’s messages in the world and in caring for pilgrims. (photos)

Objavljeno: 17.11.2017.

The 18th International Seminar for Married Couples started in Medjugorje

Around 200 participants from 16 countries gathered at the 18th International Seminar for Married Couples in Medjugorje: Ukraine, Austria, Hungary, Belgium, France, USA, El Salvador, Sweden, Honduras, Ecuador, Poland, Slovakia, Italy, Germany, Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina. (photos)

Objavljeno: 10.11.2017.

The Evening with Josko Marusic

 „The Evening with Josko Marusic“, the university professor, cartoonist and the author of many animated movies shall take place on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at 7:30 pm, in the Hall of John Paul II in Medjugorje. The evening shall be accompanied by the singing of the vocal female group „Mir“ from Medjugorje.

Objavljeno: 09.11.2017.

Voluntary Blood Donation Day to be held in Medjugorje

On Friday, November 10, the Voluntary Blood Donation Day shall be held in Medjugorje in the Hall of John Paul II, from 9 to 11 am, and all blood units shall be given to the University Clinical Hospital in Mostar.

The organisers are Parish Office Medjugoje, Red Cross of Citluk municipality and local communities of Medjugorje and Bijakovici.

Objavljeno: 07.11.2017.

18th INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR FOR MARRIED COUPLES

The 18th International Seminar for married couples will be held

in Medjugorje from November 8-11, 2017

"That your love may increase ever more" (Phil 1:9)

In Our Lady's School

Objavljeno: 06.11.2017.

Death anniversary of Fr. Petar Vlašić

On November 8, we will commemorate the fifth death anniversary of Fr. Petar Vlasic, former parish priest of Medjugorje. Fr. Petar was born on July 19, 1938, in Sovici, parish of Gorica and was ordained as a priest on November 11, 1966. He performed various duties while being religious and a priest. He was a guardian of the Monastery in Mostar, as well as the member of the Herzegovina Franciscan Province’s Seat, and he served as an assistant parish priest and a parish priest in ten parishes of our Province. He served in Medjugorje since 1999, and was appointed as a parish priest in 2007, and remained at this function until his death. He radiated with goodness, simplicity and human gentleness, even in the difficult days of his severe illness. He was buried at Kovacica graveyard on November 9, 2012, just behind the parish church of St. James.

Objavljeno: 06.11.2017.

Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Vatican’s Secretary of State speaks of Medjugorje

After the ceremony of blessings of the Great Hall of the Croatian Catholic University in Zagreb, Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Secretary of State, held a press conference on Monday, October 30, on which occasion he answered a question regarding Medjugorje. As the Informative Catholic Agency reports, this is what the Cardinal said:

Objavljeno: 02.11.2017.

A FEMALE PILOT “GROUNDED” BY MEDJUGORJE

Gabrelle Russel, a female pilot from Malawi came to Medjugorje this September, and on that occasion she shared with Radio “Mir” her experience of conversion and how she ended up working for Mary’s Meals.

It all began in 1981. I am a professional pilot, but due to the severe spine injury, I ended up in the hospital, thinking that my life was coming to its end as well as my career. (photos)

Objavljeno: 01.11.2017.

Statistics for October, 2017.

 

Number of Holy Communions:  183 000


Number of priests that concelebrated at Holy Masses: 3983 (128 per day)

Objavljeno: 01.11.2017.

Order of Malta closes down their facilities for this season

The ambulance Donum Dei of the Order of Malta in Medjugorje closed down their facilities in Medjugorje for this season on the last day of October.

The ambulance was opened in 2002, and placed in the vicinity of St. James’ church.

Objavljeno: 31.10.2017.

REQUIEM TO BE HELD IN MEDJUGORJE CHURCH

On the occasion of All Saints Day and All Souls Day, the Academic Choir Pro Musica Mostar and Chamber Orchestra shall perform   DONA EIS REQUIEM – MAY THEY REST IN PEACE, as prayer for all faithful departed.

This performance shall take place at 8 pm in the church of St. James on Monday, October 30, 2017.

Objavljeno: 30.10.2017.

YouFra Livno winner of the 20th YouFra Festival

On Saturday, October 28, 2017, the 20th YouFra Festival was held in the Concert Hall of Herceg Stjepan Kosaca in Mostar.

The theme of this year’s Festival was “As long as I live, I shall sing to my God!”.

Objavljeno: 29.10.2017.

The first independent concert of female vocal group “Mir”

On Sunday, October 29, female vocal group “Mir” shall perform and give us their first independent concert at 7.30 pm in the hall of John Paul II.  

Their friends and guests shall perform too. Their leader is Monija Jarak. Let us come and support them while enjoying their music. The entrance is free.

Objavljeno: 23.10.2017.