Posted by: becketfund | October 25, 2007

Bosnia-Herzegovina: Establishes Framework for Catholic Activity

Catholic News Service reports that the government of Bosnia-Herzegovina signed a concordat with the Vatican which will provide a legal framework for the Catholic Church’s activities in the country. Bosnia’s bishops have long voiced their concern for the country’s Catholics, which presently account for about 15% of the population, saying that they face discrimination in a country which is mostly Muslim and Orthodox Christian.

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