Witnesses of faith

27 members of the Vilnius Archdiocese including: clergy, monks, and laypeople were on the list of the Holy Father commemorating 2,000 years of Christianity. A special Vatican commission created a list of over 12,000 persecuted Christians of the 20th c. The year of martyrdom is given after the surname.

  1. Father Boleslav Bazewicz, 1942
  2. Father Kazimieras Burokas, 1941
  3. Father Vladas Butvila, 1961
  4. Vytautas Voldemaras Čarneckis, 1942
  5. Father Henrykas Glebovičius, 1941
  6. Father Vincentas Godlevski, 1943
  7. Father Adolfas Gruodis, 1941
  8. Father Juozapas Gustas, 1958
  9. Father Ambraziejus Jakavonis, 1944
  10. Levas Ksavinas, 1952
  11. Father Bronislavas Laurinavičius, 1981
  12. Kleopas Laurinovičius, 1942
  13. SisterValerija Liktoraitė, 1951
  14. Father Karolis Lubianec, 1942
  15. Father Jan Naumoviciz, 1942
  16. Deacon Augustinas Piurko, 1942
  17. Father Leonas Puciata, 1943
  18. Archbishop Mečislovas Reinys, 1953
  19. Father Stanislovas Rimkus, 1945
  20. Ignas Skrupskelis, 1942
  21. Konstantinas Šakenis, 1941
  22. Father Zigmunt Stankevič, 1941
  23. Father Jonas Staškevičius, 1955
  24. Deacon Vaclovas Stulginskis, 1941
  25. Father Jonas Tutinas, 1941
  26. Father Antanas Udalskis, 1943
  27. Father Adomas Zaremba, 1943

Vilniaus arkivyskupijos kurija, Šventaragio 4, Vilnius, Lietuva

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