Pope Francis’ Apostolic visit to Lithuania


Pope Francis Apostolic visit to Lithuania


22nd of September 2018

Today Pope Francis arrived in Vilnius, in Lithuania.

Pope-Francis-in-Vilnius-1Pope Francis prayed at the Gate of Dawn Chapel of Our Lady of Mercy.

Pope Francis visited the Gate of Dawn in Vilnius, Lithuania, a shrine famous for its centuries-old devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary the Mother of Mercy and one which continues to attract pilgrims from all over the world.


Pope Francis in Vilnius, near Uzupis, on the way to Cathedral Square in Vilnius

In the evening Pope Francis arrived at Cathedral Square in Vilnius for a special encounter with youth. “Don’t let the world make you believe that it is better to do everything on your own” said Pope Francis to youth in Vilnius.


After old day Pope Francis returning to his Residency in Vilnius


© Photo: Kestutis Vasiliunas
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