Traditional Way of the Cross Category

Traditional Way of the Cross

Opening and Final Prayer 1st Station: Jesus is Condemned to Death 2nd Station: Jesus Receives the Cross 3rd Station: Jesus Falls the First Time 4th Station: Jesus Meets His Mother 5th Station: Symon of Cyrene Helps Jesus to Carry the Cross 6th Station: Veronica Wipes the Face of Jesus 7th […] Read more »





Opening and Final Prayer

In the name of the Father, and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. Amen. God come to my assistance. Lord, make haste to help me. Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit. As it was in the beginning, is now and […] Read more »

1st Station: Jesus is Condemned to Death

We adore you, O Christ, and we bless you. (Genuflect) Because by your holy cross you have redeemed the world. Pilate wanted to set Jesus free, so he appealed to the crowd again. But they shouted back, “Crucify him! Crucify him!” Pilate said to them the third time, “But what […] Read more »

2nd Station: Jesus Receives the Cross

We adore you, O Christ, and we bless you. (Genuflect) Because by your holy cross you have redeemed the world. So they took charge of Jesus. He went out, carrying his cross, and came to “The Place of the Skull”, which in Hebrew it is called “Golgotha”. There they crucified […] Read more »

3rd Station: Jesus Falls the First Time

We adore you, O Christ, and we bless you. (Genuflect) Because by your holy cross you have redeemed the world. I am one who knows what it is to be punished by God. He drove me deeper and deeper into darkness and beat me again and again with merciless blows. […] Read more »

4th Station: Jesus Meets His Mother

We adore you, O Christ, and we bless you. (Genuflect) Because by your holy cross you have redeemed the world. Simeon blessed them and said to Mary, his mother, “This child is chosen by God for the destruction and the salvation of many in Israel. He will be a sign […] Read more »

5th Station: Symon of Cyrene Helps Jesus

We adore you, O Christ, and we bless you. (Genuflect) Because by your holy cross you have redeemed the world. On the way they met a man named Simon, who was coming into the city from the country, and the soldiers forced him to carry Jesus’ cross. Simon was from […] Read more »

6th Station: Veronica Wipes the Face of Jesus

We adore you, O Christ, and we bless you. (Genuflect) Because by your holy cross you have redeemed the world. I bared my back to those who beat me. I did not stop them when they insulted me, when they pulled out the hairs of my beard and spat in […] Read more »