Vatican

Left at the altar? Belarus and the West

A mismatch between the expectations of Belarus and the West about the form that their future relationship will take are about to come to a head, likely...

The Great Synagogue of Vilna, once the Vatican of Europe's Jews (1)

The Great Synagogue of Vilna was once to Jewish culture and religion what the Vatican is to Christendom, say archaeologists from the United States and...

Pope vs. Hitler director Chris Cassel: ‘This is where real history happened’

Emmy-nominated director Chris Cassel first shot in Lithuania nine years ago. Now the director is back to film a docudrama about Pope Pius XII ’s role in...

'Fear is the worst counsellor' - Vatican official on refugees

Refugees were the focus of Monday's meeting between Lithuania 's President Dalia Grybauskaitė and Vatican 's Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin.

Vatican's secretary of state to meet Lithuanian president and deliver speech at Vilnius University

Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Vatican 's Secretary of State, is meeting with Lithuania 's President Dalia Grybauskaitė and Seimas Speaker Loreta...