Anniversary of Founding of Independent Slovenian Bishops' Conference

19.2.2024 Katoliška cerkev v Sloveniji Cerkev v Sloveniji, SŠK, Sveti sedež

Slovene bishops were united in the Yugoslav Bishops' Conference in the former Yugoslavia; on February 19, 1993, they established an independent Slovenian Bishops' Conference (SBC),bringing greater legal strength and independence to the Catholic Church in Slovenia. The first president of the SBC was Msgr Dr Alojzij Šuštar, and the current is Msgr Stanislav Zore.