03 Feb Gathering of Provincial Ministers of the South Slavic Conference (Slovenia)
The regular gathering of the Conference of South Slavic Provincial Ministers took place on January 28, 2017 in the Franciscan friary of Brezje. Present were Conference Provincial Ministers: friar Miljenko Šteko (Mostar), friar Andrija Bilokapić (Zadar), friar Marjan Čuden (Ljubljana), friar Jozo Marinčić (Sarajevo), friar Joško Kodžoman (Split), friar Ilija Vrdoljak (Zagreb), the secretary of the Conference friar Robert Bahčić and the general Definitor friar Ivan Sesar.
After prayer, the President of the Conference friar Miljenko Šteko, gave a fraternal welcome to everyone thanking them for coming, passing the mike to General Definitor friar Ivan Sesar, who also greeted the participants on behalf of the General Definitorium. Later friar Ivan informed the Provincial Ministers about the current situation of the order, speaking then of the preparation for the meeting of the General Definitorium with the Provincial Ministers of the Conference which will take place June 15 to 19, 2017.
It was then decided that the meeting of Provincial Definitors of the Conference with the General Definitorium will take place in Zagreb, June 16, 2017.
Subsequently, the Provincial Ministers presented their report on the work of the commissions elaborating the Ratio Formationis Franciscanae, on articles about the Care for creation and of pastoral care for vocations etc. The meeting ended with prayer and fraternal recreation.