Patron of the ŠSF of the Herzegovina Province


The Feast of the Holy Family, the patron of the Franciscan School Sisters of the Province of Herzegovina, was officially celebrated on December 29th at the Provincial Centre in Mostar.

On that occasion, the Eucharistic celebration was led by the Bishop of Mostar-Duvno and the apostolic manager of Trebinje-Mrkan, Msgr. Ratko Perić, in association with the parish priest of St. Peter and Paul parish, OFM Božo Milić and rev. Ilija Petković, personal secretary.

In addition to the home community, the sisters from Mostar, from Zagrebačka ulica and the Franciscan Monastery, as well as sisters from Bijelo Polje, along with postulates and candidates, gathered in the monastery chapel.

In his homily, Bishop Perić gave a message/lesson, interpreting the rules of conduct and intention for each month in the following year according to the Epistle of St. Paul to the Romans.

At the end of the Holy Mass, the Provincial Head, sister Zdenka Kozina addressed the present and congratulated them.

After the Holy Mass there was a gathering in the provincial centre.