***BREAKING NEWS**** HISTORY IN THE MAKING? VATICAN APPOINTS “Apostolic Visitor of a special nature” for the parish of Medjugorje

Originally Published at National Medjugorje Council of Ireland


On 31 May 2018 the Holy Father appointed HE Mons. Henryk Hoser, SAC, Archbishop-Bishop Emeritus of Warszawa-Prague (Poland), Apostolic Visitor of a special nature for the parish of Medjugorje, indefinitely and ad nutum Sanctae Sedis .

This is an exclusively pastoral task, in continuity with the mission of Special Envoy of the Holy See for the parish of Medjugorje, entrusted to Mons. Hoser on 11 February 2017 and concluded by him in recent months.

The mission of the Apostolic Visitor is to ensure a stable and continuous accompaniment of the parish community of Medjugorje and of the faithful who go there on pilgrimage, whose needs require particular attention.