• Nuotraukos aut. Jovita Mikalkėnaitė 2020 May 27

    Special Prayer for Laudato si’ Year

    Loving God, Creator of Heaven, Earth, and all therein contained. Open our minds and touch our hearts, so that we can be part of Creation, your gift. Be present to those in need in these difficult times, especially the poorest and most vulnerable. Help us to show creative solidarity as we confront the consequences of […] Read more

  • 2020 May 8

    Full Documentary AUDRYS on YouTube

    „Audrys“ is a documentary about the cardinal Audrys Juozas Bačkis in modern day Lithuania. Full documentary AUDRYS with English subtitles – on Youtube. Read more

  • 2020 April 30

    Letter on the Month of May

    Vatican News provides the full text of Pope Francis’ Letter on the Month of May, addressed to all the faithful throughout the world. Full text here. FIRST PRAYER O Mary, You shine continuously on our journey as a sign of salvation and hope. We entrust ourselves to you, Health of the Sick, who, at the […] Read more

  • 2020 April 28

    CNA writes about the Image of the Divine Mercy

    “The image of the Divine Mercy was exposed for the first time 85 years ago In Vilnius” – writes Andrea Gagliarducci. Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania, is situated at the geographic center of Europe. The Gate of Dawn is one of the entrance doors of the city, where there is a chapel  dedicated to our  […] Read more

  • 2020 April 10

    Friday the whole world starts preparing for a feast that was first celebrated in Vilnius

    A feast that Pope John Paul II directed all the world’s Catholics to celebrate was first celebrated in Vilnius, Lithuania, 85 years ago. That feast is Divine Mercy Sunday, marked on the Sunday after Easter. Already this Friday, Good Friday, April 10, a nine-day prayer vigil begins which will lead up to the feast of […] Read more

  • 2020 February 3

    We invite you to contribute to the renovation projects at the House of St. Faustina

    We invite you to contribute to the renovations that are taking place at the house of St. Faustina in Antakalnis Vilnius. This is a highly regarded pilgrimage location. The nun St. Faustina lived in the house from 1933–1936, and documented her experienced visions here. The convent house survived the Soviet era, though it was used […] Read more

  • 2019 July 17

    The Extraordinary Missionary Month October 2019 

    Pope Francis announced the Extraordinary Missionary Month October 2019 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Pope Benedict XV’s Apostolic Letter Maximum Illud. The Theme of the Extraordinary Missionary Month October 2019 “Baptized and Sent: The Church of Christ on Mission in the World” is the theme chosen by Pope Francis for the Extraordinary Mission Month. Awakening the […] Read more

  • 2019 May 31

    Message of His Holiness Pope Francis for World Communications Day

    MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS FOR THE 53rd WORLD COMMUNICATIONS DAY “We are members one of another” (Eph 4,25). From social network communities to the human community Dear Brothers and Sisters, Ever since the internet first became available, the Church has always sought to promote its use in the service of the encounter between […] Read more

  • 2018 September 22

    News about the papal visit

    Pope Francis is visiting Lithuania on September 22nd-23rd.  All news about the ongoing papal visit can be followed at popieziausvizitas.lt. Photographs can be found here. All speeches delivered by the pope are available here.   Read more

  • 2018 September 21

    New, digital, life given to Vilnius’ image of Divine Mercy as Pope’s visit to Lithuanian capital nears

    3D model will give millions of Catholics around the world access to the to the image of Divine Mercy Vilnius is a major pilgrim destination for Catholics, attracting thousands every year The image of Divine Mercy is world-famous, but few know it originates in Vilnius The unveiling of the 3D model will coincide with Pope […] Read more

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