The 14 stations of the cross these images are from the church of notre dame des champs in normandy, france say an our father, a hail mary, and a glory be. Stations of the cross general information the stations of the cross are a series of 14 crosses, usually accompanied by images, representing events in the passion of christ and its immediate aftermath. Station 14: jesus is laid in the sepulcher we adore you, o christ, and praise you, because by your holy cross you have redeemed the world jesus, when he was nearest to his everlasting triumph, seemed to be farthest from it. Today is good friday, the day traditionally set aside in the year to remember the death of jesus on the cross good friday is one of only two days in the y. The stations of the cross (also called the way of the cross) is a traditional liturgical devotion a church to commemorate each of the traditional 14 stations.
Versions harmony of versions here are a number of sites which display the 14 traditional stations of the crosss stations of the cross woodcarvings by wf judt, saskatoon, sk, canada (2008. 14 stations of the cross found in: aluminum stations of the cross (set of 14), stations of the cross statues [10th station], stations of the cross statues [jesus is buried station 14], stations of the cross (gold frame set of 14. For the next two weeks, i will offer a 15-part series of devotional reflections on the stations of the cross (including 14 stations plus an easter postscript. How to use this booklet the stations of the cross can be meditated on as a family or can be used as an act of solitary prayer your family may choose to meditate on.
The stations of the cross or the way of the cross a series of 14 images will be arranged in numbered order along a path and the faithful travel from image to. The most popular way of making the stations of the cross is to use the meditations written by st alphonsus liguori the 14 stations are 1: jesus is condemned to die. The way of the cross according to st alphonsus liguori.
The via dolorosa (“via della rosa”) also known as jesus way of the cross and 14 stations of the cross rout is one of the most important and meaningful holy land attractions to worldwide christians. 1-16 of over 7,000 results for stations of the cross also known as the stations of cross rosary 46 out of 5 stars 14 stations of the cross 2015 cc. 14 stations of the cross series paintings by billy lutz.
While i was working on another stations of the cross project, i made this 14 stations of the cross list to include as part of it i liked the simplicity and usefulness of it so much that i decided to make it available as a free instant download. 14 facts about the 14 stations of the cross — cover photo credit:zvonimir atletic / shutterstockcom growing up catholic, i was encouraged to talk to god, to eat.
Define stations of the cross: a series of usually 14 images or pictures especially in a church that represent the stages of christ's passion and. Stations of the cross eventually, these shrines became the set of 14 stations we now know and were placed in almost every catholic church in the world.
The stations of the cross, also known as the way of the cross, is normally prayed each friday during lent in this prayer, fourteen traditional events in the passion of jesus are recalled and meditated upon. Station of the cross (way of the cross) this devotion arose in jerusalem during the middle ages when pilgrims retraced the steps of the. The scriptures give evidence of the path jesus took as he journeyed to the cross on good friday. The photos of the stations of the cross are courtesy of st john's parish church on the creighton university campus the photos were taken by andy alexander, sj. Stations of the cross weaves through religious as well as secular spaces, from the cloisters museum to the cathedral of st john the divine to the 9/11 memorial instead of easy answers, stations aim to provoke the passions: artistically, spiritually, and ethically. The old city of jerusalem is, in itself , a place worth a visit the city is so beautiful that one could spend a number of days in its winding streets lost in its architectural and scenic beauty one of the highlights of the place are the 14 stations of. Walking in the footsteps of christ christian pilgrims who take part in the via dolorosa (way of the cross) in jerusalem follow a route of 14 stations that have been used since the time of the crusades.