The President of the Bishops’ Conference of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Cardinal Vinko Puljic, the Archbishop of Vrhbosna, sent a Christmas card to Pope Francis. Cardinal Puljic thanked the Holy Father “for all the encouraging messages during this pandemic that support the hope of the faithful.”
He also congratulated Pope Francis on his priesthood anniversary and birthday.
”Together with you, I thank God for all the graces he has given through your priestly ministry and your consecration,” wrote Cardinal Puljic to Pope Francis, reports KTA. Joining the congratulations of the “crucified Church in Bosnia and Herzegovina” to many other congratulations that will be sent to the Holy Father, the Archbishop of Vrhobosna sent the most sincere Christmas greetings to Pope Francis on behalf of bishops, priests, monks, nuns, all vocations and all candidates. name of believers in BiH.
”Let the Child Jesus be your consolation, the source of strength, enlightenment, as well as the joy of faith in everyday life. In the New Year 2021, may God’s blessing keep you in good health and support you in the wise guidance of ‘Peter’s ship’ through the intercession of St. Joseph whose year you proclaimed,” wrote Cardinal Puljic to Pope Francis, guaranteeing prayerful support for him on behalf of all.