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Our Lady of Siluva
Series: Many Faces of Mary, Book 23. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
The people of Lithuania have holy stubbornness. The holy stubbornness that made them resist the one True Faith, would be the same holy stubbornness that would keep them Catholic, in the face of great danger. That is, the people at large, not those princes who had special interests and wanted to steal the lands and churches from the Church.
Our Lady of Ostra Brama
Series: Many Faces of Mary, Book 14. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
The tradition of the image of Our Lady of the Gate goes way back, to before the time it was placed in the Chapel above the gate. There are legends supporting, it came to Lithuania by way of Poland in the late Fourteenth Century, when a Polish princess married into a royal Lithuanian family. Her name was Jadwiga.
Hill of Crosses in Lithuania
Series: Miracles of the Cross, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
The account we will share with you is one of the most unusual Miracles of the Cross we have researched. In order to explain the Miracle of the Hill of Crosses, we must give you a little background on the Lithuanian people. They are a marvelous people, stronger and more faithful to the Church than most ethnic groups we have ever met.
Vilkas
Price: Free! Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Vidas Mykolas' parents came to America as World War II refugees from Lithuania. The poems in Vilkas are about prostitutes in St. Petersburg Russia, the Armenian Holocaust and stickball, reviving dead brothers, Caligula eating pearls, mythical wolves in Baltic forests, dumpster diving, White Nights, ravaged family cemeteries, Mexican bands in Oregon, a pig roast, defiling St. Paul, and other poems.