Poem on Wisdom – Sirach While I was still young, before I went on my travels,     I sought wisdom openly in my prayer. 14 Before the temple I asked for her,     and I will search for her until the end. 15 From the first blossom to the ripening grape     my […]

March 25, 1993 “Dear children! Today like never before I call you to pray for peace, for peace in your hearts, peace in your families and peace in the whole world, because satan wants war, wants lack of peace, wants to destroy all which is good. Therefore, dear […]

August 25, 1993 “Dear children! I want you to understand that I am your Mother, that I want to help you and call you to prayer. Only by prayer can you understand and accept my messages and practice them in your life. Read Sacred Scripture, live it, and […]

June 25, 1991 “Dear children! Today on this great day which you have given to me, I desire to bless all of you and to say: these days while I am with you are days of grace. I desire to teach you and help you to walk the […]

April 25, 1991 Dear children! Today I invite you all so that your prayer will be prayer with the heart. Let each of you find time for prayer so that in prayer you discover God. I do not desire you to talk about prayer, but to pray. Let […]

apparition hill

On June 24 1981 ……Mount Podbrdo is the name of the “mountain” that Our Lady first appeared to the visionaries of Medjugorje. After the apparitions began, it became known as Apparition Hill. It is a steep and rock-strewn path that ascends to the actual location where the Virgin Mary […]

Cross Mountain

In 1933 the villagers of Medjugorje wanted to commemorate the 1900th Anniversary of Jesus’ passion and crucifixion on the Cross. They labored for over a year to build a cross measuring 8.56 m high (28 ft) and weighing 10 tons on the highest mountain in Medjugorje.  The parishioners […]

Mother’s Village

Mother’s Village in Medjugorje     “Mother’s Village” is an institution in Medjugorje for the education and care of children and young people who are in need of a home. It belongs to the Herzegovinian Franciscan Province of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mostar, Bosnia and […]