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  • 2020 September 25

    Divine Mercy Summit 2020, Oct. 3-5

    The online global Divine Mercy Summit 2020 event is looking to bring tens of thousands together for a first-time three-day event that anyone, anywhere, can attend. The Summit will take place on Oct. 3-5. One of the largest events anyone can attend at the beginning of October — and right from their own home, is the […] Read more

  • 2020 April 21

    Homily of Archbishop Grušas, Divine Mercy Sunday 2020

    Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, “Peace be with you!” These words of Jesus resonate in the hearts of the frightened disciples who are hiding behind closed doors afraid of persecution. We may not experience such direct persecution today, but many of us are in a very similar state: quarantined at home, afraid of contagion, […] Read more

  • 2020 April 13

    Easter Message from Vilnius – the City of Mercy

    Video message of Archbihop of Vilnius Gintaras Grušas: Easter greetings to all! I’m the Archbishop of Vilnius, speaking to you from the capital city of Lithuania also known as the city of Divine Mercy. Here in Vilnius, the Original Image of Divine Mercy, according to the revelations given to St. Faustina and under her direction, […] Read more

  • 2018 April 17

    Holy Mass on Divine Mercy Sunday in the Shrine of Divine Mercy in Vilnius, Lithuania (VIDEO)

    The EWTN broadcasted the Holy Mass on Divine Mercy Sunday, 8 April 2018, celebrated by Archbishop Gintaras Grušas in the Shrine of Divine Mercy in Vilnius, where the original image of Divine Mercy is venerated. The video of the Holy Mass and a virtual pilgrimage in Vilnius guided by Archbishop Gintaras Grušas is here: Read more

  • 2018 April 10

    Homily of Abp Gintaras Grušas on Divine Mercy Sunday in the Shrine of Divine Mercy in Vilnius

    Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, At the center of the gospel this Divine Mercy Sunday we see the unfolding of the drama of the apostle Thomas: “Until I see, I will not believe” – says Thomas (cf. Jn 20,25). Within his stubborness is hidden more than just a hardness of heart. Incredibly, doubting Thomas […] Read more

  • 2017 November 29

    The original Image of Divine Mercy: It’s not where you might think

    By Hannah Brockhaus Among Catholic devotions, the Divine Mercy message is well-known: the iconic image of Christ, with rays of red and white pouring from his heart; St. Faustina, called the “Apostle of Divine Mercy;” and the Basilica of Divine Mercy in Krakow, Poland. But what you might not know is that more than 450 miles […] Read more

  • 2017 April 24

    Archbishop Gintaras Grušas’ Divine Mercy Sunday Homily

    Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, In today’s first reading we see a joyful, open and vibrant community of apostles.  In these early years of the Church, what did the Church look like to those who witnessed this new phenomenon?  In our first reading we heard that “Awe came upon everyone”, the faithful enjoyed “favor […] Read more

  • E. Lasio nuotr. 2017 January 20

    The Week of Divine Mercy, 2017

    This year Divine Mercy Sunday will be celebrated on April 23, 2017. We kindly invite you to participate in the Way of Light on April 22, 9 PM. Traditionally the night before Divine Mercy Sunday the Christian denominations are doing the pilgrimage – walking the way of light from the Gate of Dawn Mother of Mercy […] Read more

  • 2016 August 30

    Vilnius Pilgrim app – to explore City of Mercy

    The Vilnius Pilgrim app, available for iOS and Android, allows pilgrims and visitors of Vilnius to discover and explore the many religious sites found in this City of Mercy. From the Vilnius Cathedral and Treasury, to the many places associated with St. Faustina, to the pilgrimage route of St. John Paul II, the Vilnius Pilgrim […] Read more

  • 2016 July 28

    Seminarian from the US: Vilnius has played the unique role in the story of the Divine Mercy

    Justin Gough, a seminarian for the Archdiocese of Baltimore who is in formation for the priesthood at the Pontifical North American College in Rome had pastoral placement in the Shrine of the Divine Mercy and Vilnius pilgrim center from the 23 rd of June till the 26 th of July. We offer you to look at […] Read more

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