Holy Father Visits Museum of Occupations and Freedom Struggles in Vilnius
Pope Francis on September 23, 2018, visited the Museum of Occupations and Freedom struggles in Vilnius. Here is the Vatican-provided text of the prayer he offered at that site of great meaning to the Lithuanian people.
“My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” (Mt 27:46)
Your cry, Lord, continues to resound. It echoes within these walls that recall of the sufferings endured by so many sons and daughters of this people. Lithuanians and those from other nations paid in their own flesh the price of the thirst for absolute power on the part of those who sought complete domination.
Your cry, O