Pope Francis has entrusted the duty of the Special Representative of the Holy See for Medjugorje to S.A.C. Archbishop Henryk Hoser, the Bishop of Warsaw-Prague (Poland), as reported by Vecernji List BiH.
The aim of the mission is to gain a deeper knowledge of the pastoral situation that should recognize the aim of the faithful who are going on a pilgrimage.
Based on this will be submitted the pastoral initiative for the future.
The mission has a pastoral character.
Archbishop Hoser will still continue with his role as Bishop of Warsaw-Prague area, and it is expected that he will complete mandate of the special envoy by summer 2017.