5 Sorrowful Mysteries

The Sorrowful Mysteries, to be said on Tuesdays and Fridays, as well as Sundays during Lent: The Agony in the Garden Meditation: Jesus went with them to a place called Gethsemane ... He advanced a little and fell prostrate in prayer. My Father, if it be possible, let this cup pass me by. Matthew 26:36-39 The Scourging at the Pillar Meditation: The people said, Let his blood be on us and on our children. At that, he released Barabbas to them. Jesus, however, he first had scourged. Matthew 27:25-26 The Crowning with Thorns Meditation: They stripped off his clothes and wrapped him in a scarlet cloak. Weaving a crown out of thorns, they fixed it on his head ... and began to mock him. Matthew 27:28-29 The Carrying of the Cross Meditation: Jesus was led away, and carrying the cross by himself, went out to what is called the Place of the Skull. There they crucified him. John 19:16-18 The Crucifixion and Death Meditation: The curtain in the sanctuary was torn in two, Jesus uttered a loud cry and said, Father, into your hands I commit my spirit. After this, he expired. Luke 23:45-46 http://www.landofodds.com/store/rosarymk.htm