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The Third Sorrowful Mystery - Crowning with Thorns

Wednesday, March 05, 2008

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The Second Sorrowful Mystery - The Scourging at the Pillar

Tuesday, March 04, 2008
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The First Sorrowful Mystery - The Agony in the Garden

Monday, March 03, 2008
The Agony in the Garden Read more

Fourth Sunday of Lent: "I See", said the Blind Man ...

Sunday, March 02, 2008
Jesus heals the Man born Blind Read more

The Sorrowful Mysteries

Friday, February 29, 2008
Christ carrying the Cross Read more

The Fifth Mystery of Light - The Institution of the Eucharist

Thursday, February 28, 2008
Christ saying Mass Read more

The Fourth Mystery of Light - The Transfiguration

Wednesday, February 27, 2008
Transfiguration of the Lord Read more

The Third Mystery of Light – The Proclamation of the Kingdom and the Call to Repentance

Tuesday, February 26, 2008
The proclamation by Christ of the coming of the kingdom or reign of God, and his call to repentance, represent the third significant moment in the public ministry of Our Lord presented by the luminous mysteries of the Rosary. This mystery can sometimes seem a rather difficult one to contemplate since, unlike, for example, the Baptism of Jesus or the Wedding at Cana, it does not relate to one specific event in the life of Christ. Rather, Jesus’ announcement that the kingdom of God is close at hand, and his appeal to repent and believe the gospel, are central to the whole of his preaching ministry. Pope John Paul II points out in his Apostolic Letter on the Rosary, Rosarium Virginis Mariae, that with this third luminous mystery we contemplate ‘the inauguration of that ministry of mercy which [Christ] continues to exercise until the end of the world, particularly through the Sacrament of Reconciliation which he has entrusted to his Church’. Read more

The Second Mystery of Light - The Wedding at Cana

Monday, February 25, 2008
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Third Sunday of Lent - Peace

Sunday, February 24, 2008

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