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  • 2016 July 27

    World Youth Day pilgrims in Vilnius

    21 July 2016 brought nearly 200 pilgrims from the United States (Diocese of Cheyenne, Wyoming state), Italy (Apulia region), Africa (Gabon), and Lithuania to Vilnius to make a pilgrimage along the Way of Mercy before travelling to Krakow for World Youth Day with Pope Francis. The day began with visits to St. Faustina’s House, where […] Read more

  • 2016 July 26

    Vigil with the Holy Father – Transmission from Krakow in Vilnius

    It’s only a few days to WYD 2016! Cannot you go to Cracow for the meeting with Pope Francis? Join us in Vilnius! July 30th – 31st 2016, 2:00 PM – 8:30 AM Baltasis tiltas Vigil with the Holy Father Transmission During the World Youth Day 2016 in Cracow Find more information: www.wilno.sdm.lt Join to […] Read more

  • 2016 July 19

    Experience World Youth Day in Lithuania

    World Youth Day participants from the United States and Italy are coming to Vilnius to make a pilgrimage on the Way of Mercy on Thursday, 21 July 2016. All are invited to join them, beginning with the Divine Mercy Chaplet at the House of St. Faustina: 8.30 in Italian, 9.30 in English, 12.00 in Lithuanian. […] Read more

  • 2015 May 14

    The Sacrament of Confirmation in the churches of the Vilnius Archdiocese in 2015

    The Schedule for the Sacrament of Confirmation in the churches of the Vilnius Archdiocese. Accepting the Sacrament of Confirmation is allowed from the age of 15. Those individuals must have had their First Confession and First Communion. The parish priest issues the Confirmation cards, a special catechesis is used to prepare the candidates and test […] Read more

  • 2015 February 2

    Archbishop Grusas: Lithuanian Church mix of old and new

    The Archbishop of Vilnius, Gintaras Linas Grusas was amongst those received in audience on the  morning of the 2nd of February by Pope Francis. Archbishop Grusas who is also the President of the Lithuanian Episcopal Conference, was part of the small group of bishops on their Ad Limina visit. Speaking to Vatican Radio immediately after […] Read more

  • 2014 August 26

    Empowering Lithuania’s Youth Around the World

    Young Lithuanians from across the globe converged on the Prienai region last month to get back to their roots, and encourage and strengthen ties between Lithuania and members of its youth community, no matter where they live. The second World Lithuanian Youth Summit (PLJS2014) attracted thousands of young Lithuanians to Harmony Park July 10-13. Read more

  • 2011 January 6

    For the Year of Divine Mercy

    Dear People of goodwill! The Bishops have proclaimed 2011 the Year of Divine Mercy. The purpose of my letter is to explain why we have bestowed upon this year such a title and how we invite people to live it. Throughout the centuries Divine Mercy has been knocking at the human heart wounded by sin, […] Read more

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