Mass Celebrates 150 Years of Maribor Diocese

Maribor, 26 September - Apostolic Nuncio to Slovenia Santos Abril y Castello held on Saturday a mass dedicated to the late Bishop Anton Martin Slomsek, who made Maribor a bischopal city 150 years ago. The mass attended by some 8,000 people was the culmination of the Slomsek Year.

Maribor
Apostolic Nuncio to Slovenia Santos Abril y Castello holding a mass celebrating Bishop Anton Martin Slomsek.
Photo: Gregor Mlakar/STA

Maribor
Apostolic Nuncio to Slovenia Santos Abril y Castello holding a mass celebrating Bishop Anton Martin Slomsek.
Photo: Gregor Mlakar/STA

Maribor
Catholics attend mass celebrating Bishop Anton Martin Slomsek.
Photo: Gregor Mlakar/STA

Maribor
Apostolic Nuncio to Slovenia Santos Abril y Castello holding a mass celebrating Bishop Anton Martin Slomsek.
Photo: Gregor Mlakar/STA

Maribor
Catholics attend mass celebrating Bishop Anton Martin Slomsek.
Photo: Gregor Mlakar/STA

Maribor
Catholics attend mass celebrating Bishop Anton Martin Slomsek.
Photo: Gregor Mlakar/STA

Maribor
Catholics attend mass celebrating Bishop Anton Martin Slomsek.
Photo: Gregor Mlakar/STA

Maribor
Apostolic Nuncio to Slovenia Santos Abril y Castello holding a mass celebrating Bishop Anton Martin Slomsek.
Photo: Gregor Mlakar/STA

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