Petras MAZHELIS, Roman Catholic Apostolic Bishop. Administrator, See of Telshyay, Lithuania, since 1959.
MAZHELIS, Petras was born in 1894.
1923 graduated Kaunas Theol. Seminary; 1928 graduated Philosophy Faculty, Kaunas University.
Until 1940 Editor, religious journal “Zemanciu Prietiiius”. 1952 at Conference of All Churches and Church Association, to Discuss Peace Defense covened in Zagorsk by Moscow Patriarchate.