Litanies

Praising God

Church Approved:In Honour of:
Sacred Heart of JesusForty English & Welsh Martyrs
Precious Blood of JesusSt Francis of Assisi
Holy Name of JesusSt Gerard Majella
Blessed Virgin MarySt Martin De Porres
St JosephSt Rita of Cascia
All SaintsSt Roch

Litanies are often prayed where there is a gathering of two or more people, with one leading the litany recital as the others respond with the invocation. Frequently, they are used as a form of meditation and reflection, praising God and seeking His help.