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Lithuania’s Orthodox churches to hold Easter services behind closed doors

Friday, April 17, 2020

Orthodox Christians in Lithuania are celebrating Easter on Sunday with church services held behind closed doors amid coronavirus quarantine restrictions. “I am glad that Orthodox believers are understanding about this situation,” Archbishop Innokenty of Vilnius and Lithuania told reporters on Friday. “We hope all the requirements will be adhered to during Easter services,” the head of the Russian Orthodox Church in Lithuania said, adding that churches remain open to individual…