The Sorrowful Mysteries

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Agony in the Garden

And his sweat became as drops of blood running down upon the ground. And rising from prayer came to the disciples and found them sleeping.
Jesus in the Garden, have mercy on us and on the whole world.
LUKE 22:22-45  Spiritual Fruit: God’s Will be done

 

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Scourging at the Pillar

Pilate took Jesus and had him scourged.
The Lamb of God offers His suffering for the sins of mankind.
JOHN 19:1  Spiritual Fruit: Mortification of the senses

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Crowing with Thorns

They spit on Him, and cry out: “Hail, King of the Jews!”
And they stripped him and put on him a scarlet cloak; and paiting a crown of thorns they put it on his head, and a reed in his right hand.
MATTHEW 27:28-29  Spiritual Fruit: Reign of Christ in our Heart

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Carrying of the Cross

“If anyone is to be My disciple, let him take up his cross and follow Me.”  
And bearring the cross for himself, he went forth to the place called the Skull, in Hebrew, Golgotha.
MATTHEW 27:30  Spiritual Fruit: Patient bearing of trials 

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The Crucifixion

The hands and feet of Jesus are nailed to the cross in the presence of His afflicted Mother.
And Jesus cried out, into your hands I commend my spirit.  
LUKE 23:46   Spiritual Fruit: Pardoning of Injuries

 

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