VII Station: Jesus falls the second time

Leader: We adore you, O Christ, and we praise you. All: Because by your holy cross You have redeemed the world. This is the second time you have fallen on the road. As the cross grows heavier and heavier it becomes more difficult to get up. But you continue to struggle and try until you’re […]

Station VI: Veronica Offers Her Veil to Jesus

  V: We adore You, O Christ, and we praise You. (Genuflect) R: Because, by Your holy cross, You have redeemed the world. (Rise) V: Consider the compassion of the holy woman, Veronica. Seeing Jesus in such distress, His face bathed in sweat and blood, she presented Him with her veil. Jesus wiped His face, […]

Day 4: Meditations on The Stations of The Cross

Station 4: Jesus Meets His Sorrowful Mother V. We adore Thee, O Christ, and praise Thee: R. Because by Thy holy Cross Thou hast redeemed the world! O JESUS! O Mary! I am the cause of the great and manifold pains which pierce Thy loving hearts. O that my heart also would experience at least […]

Day 2: Meditations on The Stations Of The Cross Station 2 Jesus Is Given His Cross To Carry

Station 2 Jesus Is Given His Cross To Carry V. We adore Thee, O Christ, and praise Thee: R. Because by Thy holy Cross Thou hast redeemed the world! O MY Jesus! I can not be Thy friend and follower if I refuse to carry the cross, a dearly beloved cross! I embrace thee, I […]

Feast of St. Gerald Majella

St. Gerard Majella 1726 – 1755 Feast Day: October 16 Patron of: Infertility Keywords: expectant mothers, infertility, lay brothers, mothers, pregnancy Quote: “Who except God can give you peace? Has the world ever been able to satisfy the heart?” Symbols: skull, lily crucifix, psalter A quiet and humble lay brother in the newly found Redemptorist […]

Feast of Saint Ann and Saint Joachim

Saint Ann and Saint Joachim First Century B.C. Feast Day: July 26 Patron of : Grandparents Keywords: child rearing, childless people, fathers, family crisis, infertility, mothers, pregnancy Quote: “O blessed couple, all the world is indebted to you, for it is by your means that it can offer to its Creator the most excellent gift […]