Pope arrives in Lithuania, pays tribute to nation’s sufferings
September 24, 2018
CWN Editor's Note: At the beginning of his 4-day apostolic journey to Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia, Pope Francis encouraged Lithuanians to remember the sufferings of the past century and praised the nation for accepting people of different religions and ethnicities. Lithuanian, a nation of 2.8 million, is 77% Catholic and 4% Russian Orthodox.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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