Teach me, my Jesus, to be like unto thee:
May this be so no more.
Jesus comforts the women of Jerusalem My Jesus, Who comforted the pious women of Jerusalem who wept to see You bruised and torn, comfort my soul with Your tender pity, for in Your pity lies my trust.
The Stations of the Cross brought together three local devotions begun in Germany and the Netherlands from the fifteenth century onwards.
Jesus is deprived of His garments that He may die possessed of nothing.
Stations of the Cross.
What about helping each other grow in holiness?
Bless us as we gather to reflect on his suffering and death that we may learn from his example the way we should go.
Their sons, their daughters, even now, before their eyes, torment the Christ — as will their children's children unto the last man, the last woman, standing at the chasm of the end of all time.
We marvel as well at his willing acceptance.
The Twelfth Station:
The Way of the Poor.
Stabat Mater Through her heart, His sorrow sharing All His bitter anguish bearing, Now at length the sword has passed.
Not my will but yours be done.