Around 200 participants from 16 countries gathered at the 18th International Seminar for Married Couples in Medjugorje: Ukraine, Austria, Hungary, Belgium, France, USA, El Salvador, Sweden, Honduras, Ecuador, Poland, Slovakia, Italy, Germany, Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina.
This Seminar began on Wednesday, November 8, 2017, with the registration of the participants and continued with the introduction to the seminar and then all participants took part in the evening prayer programme in the church of St. James. Fr. Marinko Sakota, the parish priest was the main celebrant along with 37 priests concelebrating.
The lecturers at the seminar are Fr. Marinko Sakota, parish priest of Medjugorje parish and Fr. Mijo Nikic, a priest, member of the Society of Jesus. The theme of the seminar is: "That your love may increase ever more" (Phil 1:9) - In Our Lady's School. (photos)