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Pope Francis to Visit Baltic Countries in September

Greg Burke Confirms Holy Father’s Visit to Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia

It’s official: Pope Francis is visiting Baltic countries in September.

Today, Director of the Holy See Press Office, Greg Burke, confirmed the Apostolic Trip on Sept. 22-25, 2018, to the cities of Vilnius and Kaunas in Lithuania, Riga and Aglona in Latvia, and Tallinn in Estonia.

The detailed program is still being discussed and will be published shortly.

About Deborah Castellano Lubov

Deborah Castellano Lubov is a Vatican & Rome Correspondent for ZENIT; author of 'The Other Francis' ('L'Altro Francesco') featuring interviews with those closest to the Pope and preface by Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Parolin (currently published in four languages). She often covers the Pope's travels abroad, at times from the papal flight, and has done television and radio commentary, including for Vatican Radio and BBC. She is a contributor to National Catholic Register, UK Catholic Herald, Our Sunday Visitor, Inside the Vatican, and other Catholic news outlets. She has also collaborated with the Vatican in various projects, including an internship at the Pontifical Council for Social Communications, and is a collaborator with NBC Universal, NBC News, Euronews, EWTN and Salt & Light. For 'The Other Francis': https://www.amazon.com/Other-Francis-Everything-They-about/dp/0852449348/

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