Pope Authorizes Pilgrimages to Medjugorje

Pope Authorizes Pilgrimages to Medjugorje

Pope Francis has decided to authorize pilgrimages to Medjugorje, which can now be officially organized by dioceses and parishes and will no longer take place only in a private capacity which as has so far been the case. The announcement was made today during Mass, at...
Letter from Fr. Marinko Šakota

Letter from Fr. Marinko Šakota

6/23/15 Letter to Center for Peace-West from Fr. Marinko Šakota, Pastor for St. James Church in Medjugorje Dear Medjugorje Friends in Portland, Oregon – Center for Peace-West Dear brothers and sisters! I would like to greet all of you from the bottom of my...
A Letter From Rome on Medjugorje

A Letter From Rome on Medjugorje

For the 17th Anniversary of the apparitions, the Church just gave a beautiful gift to Our Lady! The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith sent the following letter to Bishop Gilbert Aubry of Saint Denis clarifying its position on Medjugorje. He received it on...
Visit of an American Bishop

Visit of an American Bishop

As we announced in the previous Press Bulletin, the auxiliary bishop of Portland, Oregon and the pastor of St. Mary’s Parish, Corvallis, Bishop Kenneth Steiner visited Medjugorje for the first time on a private visit from November 7 – 12, 1998. Here is...