Gate of Dawn

Vilnius: your new pilgrimage destination

In preparation for Pope Francis ’ visit to Lithuania on 22-23 September, Vilnius is inviting visitors from all over the world to discover the city’s...

Papal visit puts Lithuania in global spotlight - Vilnius archbishop

Pope Francis ' visit to Lithuania in late September will place the country in the world's spotlight, Gintaras Grušas , the archbishop of Vilnius, said on...

Lithuanian state's extra spending on papal visit cut to EUR 1.45 mln

The maximum amount of the state's additional spending on organizing Pope Francis ' visit to Lithuania later this month goes down from 1.75 million euros to...

Vilnius starts renovation of Gate of Dawn Chapel

The renovation of the Gate of Dawn Chapel and St. Theresa's Church will start in Vilnius this week, the Archdiocese of Vilnius said on Thursday.

Pope interested in Lithuania's centennial, occupation experience - Vatican expert

Pope Francis is interested in the independence centennial and experience of occupation of the Baltic countries, which he is scheduled to visit in...