The writer of the litanies is grateful for many years of bible study with priests and fellow parishioners at St. Denis Church, Hanover, N.H.; and to Peter Mlodzik, also a parishioner, for making the litanies widely available on this website.


Rosemary Lunardini (


Peter Mlodzik



St. Matthew with the Angel, Jusepe de Ribera, 1613
St. Mark, Frans Hals, 1625; Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow
St. Luke, Frans Hals, 1625; Odessa Museum of Western and Eastern Art
St. John, Frans Hals, 1625; The Getty Museum, Los Angeles

Readers of manuscripts

Brenda and Luke Andrews (Mark), Gail Nelson (Luke), and Elaine Hallett (John)

Source of liturgical Gospel readings

Magnificat 2014, 2015, 2016. (The bible used in the liturgy of the Mass is the New American Bible, in the Lectionary for Mass.)