18th INTERNATIONAL MEETING FOR ORGANISERS OF PILGRIMAGES, LEADERS OF PEACE CENTRES AND MEDJUGORJE PRAYER AND CHARITY GROUPS. March 2011
The theme of the gathering was:
“…I am with you always, even unto the end of the world” (Mt 28, 20).
Fr. Tomislav Pervan was born on the 8th of November, 1946 in Citluk. He completed elementary school in Citluk, Franciscan high school and seminary in Visoko (Bosnia), graduating in 1964. He adorned the Franciscan habit in the same year, while he attended philosophy-
Fr. Mate Dragicevic was born on the 23rd October 1949 in Miletina, in the Parish of Medjugorje. He completed elementary school in Miletina and Jablanica, Franciscan high school and seminary in Visoko (Bosnia), graduating in 1967. He adorned the Franciscan habit in the same year, while he attended philosophy-
Fr. Danko Perutina, born in Sarajevo in 1970. Having completed elementary and high school, he joined the Franciscan Order of the Franciscan Province of Herzegovina in 1991. He studied theology in Zagreb. He was ordained in Norval, Canada in 1999. He served as parish chaplain and assistant seminarian instructor in Humac between 1999 and 2001 and parish chaplain in Medjugorje between 2001 and 2002. He studied Mariology in Rome and earned his Master's degree at the Pontifical Marianum Theological Faculty, on the topic of: "The Virgin Mary in Intellectual and Spiritual Education". He has been the deputy instructor of novices and postulants since June 2005 and has served as parish chaplain in Medjugorje since 2007.