Our Lady - New messages

User Rating: 5 / 5

Star ActiveStar ActiveStar ActiveStar ActiveStar Active

Attending the Annual Youth Prayer Festival in Medjugorje

When it comes to Medjugorje Festivals, the first one you will hear about is the annual Youth Prayer Festival. The locals call it Mladifest. It is held every first week of August and brings together more than 50,000 young people and more than 400 priests from around the world.

The Story behind the Festival

It is not by coincidence that such a large scale religious festival is held in a small town like Medjugorje. There is a unique story, which is the main reason for the festival to be held there each year. In June 1984, a total of 6 young people reported seeing apparitions of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Ever since, the Blessed Virgin Mary keeps appearing to them and telling them that people should pray more often and do penance. In addition, many strange phenomena happen in Mejdugorje every year, like miraculous healings or the sun spinning and changing its color. The cross on Mount Podbrdo, where most of the apparitions took place, frequently disappears and reappears after a couple of days. Several years after the sightings, Medjugorje began the Youth Prayer Festival.

Festival Events

The festival has an intensive program. All festival days begin with a morning prayer and end with an Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. A Holy Mass and Rosary are held every day. The festival has its own massive choir and orchestra which perform. In addition, priests hold various lectures, and witnesses of the apparitions tell their testimonies.



Source: world66.com


All prices are in USD.



Donate to Medjugorje I would like to thank you sincerely for your trust and support on the past of 2015. I wish you and your family and friends a God bless You and a prosperous ,peaceful and most of all healthy all years . Please consider supporting our efforts in Medjugorje. Make your donation to Our Lady’s work. Thank You.


2Checkout.com is a worldwide leader in online payment services

The_Medjugorje.pro and webMedjugorje.com with 2Checkout.com, Inc. is an authorized retailer of goods and services provided by Medjugorje.pro and webMedjugorje.com  & Studio Leonardo . ) accept Visa, MasterCard, JCB, Diners, American express, Discovery and PayPal. All information you submit is secure  (https: protocol) .