Medjugorje is a beautiful town nestled between the mountains in
History of Medjugorje
The Catholic Parish of Saint James was
In 1981, six children saw the Blessed Virgin Mary. On the first
The next day, they saw a light flash three times and Mary again appeared. She said, “I am the Blessed Virgin Mary.” As they descended, Mary appeared again, saying, “Peace, peace, peace and only peace. Peace must reign between man and God, and between all people!”
The visions continued throughout the week. The visionaries have since dedicated their lives to following the messages they received. While staying in Medjugorje, pilgrims learn of the messages of prayer, conversion, fasting, penance, and peace.
Planning your visit to Medjugorje
Our next scheduled trip to Medjugorje departs in
Medjugorje is a fabulous place for pilgrims to visit. Syd says:
A visit to
Medugorjeis a holy and fulfilling experience. It will have a mostpositive impact on your life. The minute you step inside the church you get a feeling of serenity and calmness. It is one of the most treasured places I have visited.