EUROPE/BOSNIA HERZEGOVINA - Appointment of the National Director of the PMS

Wednesday, 3 May 2017

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On June 16, 2016 Cardinal Fernando Filoni, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, appointed Rev. Luka Tunjic, of the Archdiocesan clergy in Sarajevo, as National Director of the Pontifical Mission Societies (PMS) in Bosnia and Herzegovina for a five-year term (2016-2021).
The new National Director is 54 years old and has been a priest for 30 years. After attending a Master in dogmatic theology in Rome, he was a pastor, director of Catholic schools, rector of the Minor Seminary and since 2008 Vicar General. (SL) (Agenzia Fides 03/05/2017)