The Stations of the Cross – The Tenth Station: Jesus is Crucified

Copyright © 2007, Linda E. S. Roberts. For permission to use this picture, please contact Mark. Luke 23:33-34, 47 When they came to the place that is called The Skull, they crucified Jesus there with the criminals, one on his right and one on his left. Then Jesus said, “Father, forgive them; for they do [Read More…]

The Stations of the Cross – The Ninth Station: Jesus Meets the Women of Jerusalem

Luke 23:27-31 A great number of the people followed him, and among them were women who were beating their breasts and wailing for him. But Jesus turned to them and said, “Daughters of Jerusalem, do not weep for me, but weep for yourselves and for your children. For the days are surely coming when they [Read More…]

The Stations of the Cross – The Eighth Station: Simon of Cyrene Helps Jesus to Carry His Cross

Luke 23:26 As they led him away, they seized a man, Simon of Cyrene, who was coming from the country, and they laid the cross on him, and made him carry it behind Jesus. Reflection What a shock this must have been for Simon! After traveling almost a thousand miles from Cyrene in northern Africa [Read More…]

The Stations of the Cross – The Seventh Station: Jesus Takes Up the Cross

Mark 15:20 After mocking him, they stripped him of the purple cloak and put his own clothes on him. Then they led him out to crucify him. Reflection Jesus had said this would happen. For quite some time he had predicted his suffering and death. The first time came right after Peter confessed him to [Read More…]