Sveika, Marija, malonės pilnoji! Viešpats su Tavimi.
Tu pagirta tarp moterų, ir pagirtas Tavo Sūnus Jėzus.
Šventoji Marija, Dievo Motina,
melskis už mus, nusidėjėlius, dabar ir mūsų mirties valandoje. Amen.
Syte Reitz grew up in Queens, New York, in a family of Lithuanian immigrants who fled Nazi and Soviet domination during World War II. Her education includes a Ph.D. in Biochemistry, and post-doctoral work at Princeton University. Syte left her job as an Assistant Professor at Oakland University, Michigan, to devote herself to raising her children, and ultimately homeschooled them through the end of high school. She is a member of Madison's Cathedral Parish.