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Fifth Station of the Cross

______________________________________________________________     ______________________________________________________________   FIFTH STATION Simon helps Jesus carry the cross   Consider how the Jews, seeing that Jesus was fainting more and more feared that he would die on the road and, as they wished to see … Continue reading

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Fourth Station of the Cross

______________________________________________________________     ______________________________________________________________   FOURTH STATION Jesus finds his afflicted Mother   Consider the encounter of the Son with his Mother on the road.  They looked at each other Jesus and Mary, and their gazes were many arrows passing … Continue reading

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Third Station of the Cross

______________________________________________________________     ______________________________________________________________   THIRD STATION Jesus falls for the first time   Consider this first fall of Jesus under the cross. His flesh was torn by the scourges; his head crowned with thorns, and he had shed a … Continue reading

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Second Station of the Cross

______________________________________________________________     ______________________________________________________________   SECOND STATION Jesus laden with the cross   Consider how Jesus walked this way with the cross on his back, he was thinking of you and offering his father for salvation the death he was … Continue reading

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First Station of the Cross

______________________________________________________________     ______________________________________________________________   FIRST STATION Jesus sentenced to death Consider how Jesus, after being scourged and crowned with thorns, was unjustly sentenced by Pilate to die crucified.   ______________________________________________________________

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