Monthly Archives: March 2017

FOURTEENTH STATION OF THE CROSS-JESUS IS LAID IN TOMB

THE FOURTEENTH STATION Jesus is laid in the tomb Jesus’ body was placed in a borrowed garden tomb. There it would await the hour of the glorious resurrection. We await his glorious resurrection and we rejoice that Jesus has taken … Continue reading

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THE THIRTEENTH STATION OF THE CROSS JESUS IS LAID IN THE ARMS OF HIS MOTHER

THE THIRTHTEENTH STATION Jesus is laid in the arms of his Blessed Mother Jesus had died and the crowds departed. The disciple and the holy women remained. The holy women comforted Mary in her grief. A sword has been driven … Continue reading

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THE TWELFTH STATION OF THE CROSS-JESUS DIES ON THE CROSS

THE TWELFTH STATION Jesus dies on the cross Jesus hung on the cross for three hours. The nails had been driven into his hands and his feet. His body was drenched with sweat and blood, and the crowds taunted him. … Continue reading

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ELEVENTH STATION OF THE CROSS-JESUS IS NAILED TO CROSS

THE ELEVENTH STATION Jesus is nailed to the cross The cross was laid upon the ground and Jesus’ arms were stretched across the beams. Jesus offered himself to his heavenly Father as the sacrifice for the sins of the world. … Continue reading

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THE NINTH STATION OF THE CROSS- JESUS FALLS A THIRD TIME

THE NINTH STATION Jesus falls a third time Jesus continued towards Calvary, but he fell a third time. The soldiers showed no mercy and pushed him on. Jesus did not resist nor complain. He went like a lamb to the … Continue reading

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THE EIGHTH STATION OF THE CROSS-THE WOMEN MOURN FOR JESUS

THE EIGHTH STATION THE WOMEN MOURN FOR JESUS The holy women of Jerusalem mourned at the sight of Jesus. They saw how much he had suffered. Are we moved to tears when we learn of the suffering of others? May … Continue reading

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THE SEVENTH STATION OF THE CROSS- JESUS FALLS A THIRD TIME

THE SEVENTH STATION Jesus falls a second time The pain of the wounds and the loss drained Jesus’ strength. This caused him to again fall. Ponder the burden that he carried for us. He willingly took this burden so that … Continue reading

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THE SIXTH STATION OF THE CROSS-VERONICA WIPES THE FACE OF JESUS

THE SIXTH STATION Veronica wipes the face of Jesus Jesus continued his way to Cavalry in great pain and suffering. There was a woman named Veronica who saw his suffering and his bloody face. She was moved with compassion, taking … Continue reading

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THE FIFTH STATION OF THE CROSS-THE CROSS IS LAID UPON SIMON OF CYRENE

THE FIFTH STATION The cross is laid upon Simon of Cyrene The Roman soldiers seized Simon of Cyrene and forced him to carry Jesus’ cross. May we learn to help others to bear their crosses and to walk with them … Continue reading

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THE FOURTH STATION OF THE CROSS-JESUS MEETS HIS BLESSED MOTHER

THE FOURTH STATION Jesus is met by his Blessed Mother Jesus carrying his cross, was weak from his fall. He was met by his Mother along the way. Her heart was pierced by the sword of suffering. Jesus spoke gentle … Continue reading

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