The Crucifixion

5th Sor

Let us so live that we may die in close union with Jesus and breathing His prayer of resignation to God's Will.

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  1. When they reached the place called The Skull, they crucified Him. (Luke 23:33)
  2. Jesus said, 'Father, forgive them; they do not know what they are doing.' (Luke 23:34)
  3. One of the criminals crucified with Him said, 'Jesus, remember me when You come into Your kingdom.' (Lk 23:39, 42; Mk 15:32)
  4. 'Indeed, I promise you,' He replied, 'today you will be with Me in paradise.' (Luke 23:43)
  5. Near the cross of Jesus stood His mother and the disciple He loved. (John 19:25, 26)
  6. Jesus said to His mother, 'Woman, this is your son.' Then to the disciple He said, 'This is your mother.' (John 19:26, 27)
  7. And from that moment the disciple made a place for her in his home. (John 19:27)
  8. And a darkness came over the whole land, and the earth quaked; and the veil of the Temple was torn in two. (Lk 23:44; Mt 27:51)
  9. And Jesus cried out in a loud voice, 'Father, into Your hands I commit My spirit.' (Luke 23:46)
  10. And bowing His head He breathed His last. (Jn 19:30; Lk 23:46)
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