Sunday, May 9, 2021 |
San Diego, CA
A Few Clouds, 66°
Without tourists, the formerly bustling town of Medjugorje has turned into a ghost town...
Via New Advent
Medjugorje, just southwest of Mostar in modern day Bosnia and Herzegovina, was a quiet Yugoslav town when, in 1981, the Virgin Mary allegedly appeared to six local children. Soon, pilgrims began arriving at Medjugorje, much to the dismay of Yugoslav authorities, who were dubious of anything that would stoke instability in the nominally secular state...