Pope Francis

Lithuanian govt hopes papal visit will encourage religious tourism

Lithuania's government hopes the upcoming papal visit will encourage religious tourism in the country as around 250 foreign journalists are coming to...

Pope sends message that history isn't forgotten, can't be repeated - Lithuanian president (1)

President Dalia Grybauskaitė says that Pope Francis will pay homage to the region's painful history during his visit to Lithuania this weekend and will...

Archbishop hopes cooler, wet weather won't dampen pope's visit to Lithuania

With cooler temperatures and showers in the forecast for the coming weekend, the archbishop of Vilnius hopes this will not affect Pope Francis ' visit to...

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...

Pope's prayer at Vilnius Ghetto important for Holocaust survivors, savers – community chair

Pope Francis will say a silent prayer in the place of former Vilnius Ghetto 75 years since its liquidation.