Blessed Teofilius Matulionis

Teofilius Matulionis

From 1936 to 1943 Venerable Archbishop Teofilius Matulionis (1873-1962) served at St Nicholas Church.

In 1938, to commemorate the 550th anniversary of the Baptism of Lithunia and the 20th anniversary of Independence of Lithuania as Chaplain of the Benedictine Sisters he established adoration of the Blessed Sacrament in this church and blessed the cross built in the churchyard.

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament for the intentions of Venerable Archbishop Teofilius Matulionis, namely, for our Homeland and its spiritual rebirth, takes place on the first Monday each month, at 8 p.m. at this church. You are most welcome to join.

For more information or to have an excursion, please, contact Sr Paulina, tel. +370 662 22442.