Wednesday, September 08, 2010

Today is the Feast of Our Lady of Siluva

The greatest feast day at the shrine of Our Lady of Siluva is the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, September 8. A week of celebrations and festivities follows and continues through September 15. This celebration is known as “silines.”

Our Lady of Siluva, pray for us!

Picture:"Our Lady of Siluva" by Sister Mercedes
40 x 32 in. acrylic, 1968
collection of Jesuit High School, Kaunas, Lithuania

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