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OFFICE FOR THE LITURGICAL CELEBRATIONS
OF THE SUPREME PONTIFF  

WAY OF THE CROSS
AT THE COLOSSEUM

LED BY THE HOLY FATHER
POPE BENEDICT XVI

GOOD FRIDAY 2008

MEDITATIONS AND PRAYERS BY
His Most Reverend Eminence

 Card. JOSEPH ZEN ZE-KIUN, S.D.B.

Bishop of Hong Kong

 

 

FIRST STATION
Jesus in agony in the Garden of Olives

 

SECOND STATION
Jesus is betrayed by Judas and abandoned by his disciples

 

THIRD STATION
Jesus is condemned by the Sanhedrin

 

FOURTH STATION
Jesus is denied by Peter

 

FIFTH STATION
Jesus is judged by Pilate

 

SIXTH STATION
Jesus is scourged and crowned with thorns

 

SEVENTH STATION
The Cross is placed upon Jesus' shoulders

 

EIGHTH STATION
Jesus is helped by Simon of Cyrene to carry the Cross

 

NINTH STATION
Jesus meets the women of Jerusalem

 

TENTH STATION
Jesus is crucified

 

ELEVENTH STATION
Jesus promises his Kingdom to the Good Thief

 

TWELFTH STATION
The Mother of Jesus and the beloved disciple
 at the foot of the Cross

 

THIRTEENTH STATION
Jesus dies on the cross

 

FOURTEENTH STATION
Jesus is taken down from the Cross and placed in the tomb

 

Copyright 2008 - Libreria Editrice Vaticana

 

 

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