Mary Gate of the Dawn Apostolic Carmelites, Lithuania

A new community of active Carmelites has been founded in Lithuania. They take as their patroness Mary, Gate of the Dawn, which is an icon historically venerated in the country.

Here is the history of the new foundation:

It has been years now…but I think this is the Community that makes very beautiful vestments as part of their work to sustain themselves financially.

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