Vilnius, October 11–12: Conference on Religion Teaching in the Context of European Enlargement
International conference on problems and perspectives of religion teaching in the context of European enlargement – with participation of religion pedagogues from Austria, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania and USA – was held in Vilnius Pedagogical University (VPU) on October 11–12.
Cardinal Audrys Bačkis addressed
the Conference informing about new program of religion in public schools approved by Lithuanian Bishops’ Conference in September after experimental period of one year.
The conference was organized on the occasion of 70- year anniversary of VPU.
In 1993 the Department of the Catholic Education was established in VPU under initiative of the Catholic Church.
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