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Postilla Catholicka

<I>Postilla Catholicka</I>

The collection of sermons by the rector of Vilnius' Jesuit college Jakób Wujek, translated from Polish by a Roman Catholic priest Mikalojus Daukša, is one of the most important 16th-century Lithuanian books which had a great influence on the development of the Lithuanian language and its consolidation in the public life of the state. The preface of the 'Postil' is a kind of patriotic manifesto urg…