Cardinal Schönborn visits Medjugorje
Cardinal Archbishop of Vienna and Fr. Tomislav Pervan Christopher Cardinal Schönborn, Cardinal Archbishop of Vienna, arrived in Medjugorje today, December 28, 2009, to celebrate the New Year and enjoy a few days of quiet prayer time.  On his first visit to St. James Parish of Medjugorje, Cardinal Schönborn was greeted today by Fr. Petar Vlasic, the Pastor, and met with the Franciscan Friars including former pastor, Fr. Tomislav Pervan.  Cardinal Schönborn shared that he plans to spend time with the Cenacolo Community and meet with Marija Pavlovic-Lunetti, one of the six visionaries of Medjugorje.  He intends to be available to hear confession and will be celebrating midnight Mass at St. James Church on New Year’s Eve.
Last Updated ( Sunday, 09 December 2012 )