The Archbishops received the General Minister of the Order of Friars Minor


At the Residence of the Archbishop of Vrhbosna in Sarajevo on December 30th, the Archbishop of Vrhbosna, cardinal Vinko Puljić and the Archbishop Coadjutor of Vrhbosna, Msgr. Tomo Vukšić, received the General Minister of the Order of Friars Minor, OFM Massimo Fussarelli.

The Franciscan General was accompanied by the Definitor General for the South Slavic Conference, OFM Konrad Grzegorz, the Provincial of Bosna Srebrena, OFM Jozo Marinčić, and the Provincial of the Herzegovina Franciscan Province, OFM Miljenko Šteko.

In the conversation, the Cardinal and the Archbishop Coadjutor informed OFM Massimo about the current situation in BiH and the Archdiocese of Vrhbosna, as well as the Province of Bosna Srebrena. They further mentioned the work of the Franciscans in the archdiocese, both through parishes and various other pastoral aspects such as student dormitories, Frama, charitable services... They especially emphasized the importance of the Franciscan presence in BiH throughout history.

At the end of the meeting, Minister General OFM Massimo thanked the Archbishops for their warm welcome and for the good cooperation between the provinces and the Archdiocese of Vrhbosna.