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The Holy Rosary


The Scriptural Rosary: The Sorrowful Mysteries

The First Sorrowful Mystery: The Agony in the Garden


Our Father ...

Jesus came with them to Gethsemane./ And sadness came over him, and great distress.
Matthew 26:36-37
Hail Mary ...
Then he said, 'My soul is sorrowful to the point of death./ Wait here and keep awake with me.'
Matthew 26:38
Hail Mary ...
Then he withdrew from them,/ and knelt down and prayed.
Luke 22:41
Hail Mary ...
'Father, if you are willing, take this cup away from me./ Nevertheless, let your will be done, not mine.'
Luke 22:42
Hail Mary ...
Then an angel appeared to him,/ coming from heaven to give him strength.
Luke 22:43
Hail Mary ...
In his anguish/ he prayed even more earnestly.
Luke 22:44
Hail Mary ...
And his sweat fell to the ground/ like great drops of blood.
Luke 22:44
Hail Mary ...
Then he came back to his disciples and found them sleeping,/ and he said, 'So you had not the strength to keep awake with me one hour?'
Matthew 26:40
Hail Mary ...
'You should be awake,/ and praying no to be put to the test.'
Matthew 26:41
Hail Mary ...
'The spirit is willing,/ but the flesh is weak.'
Matthew 26:41
Hail Mary ...

Glory be ...

Oh my Jesus ...


The Second Sorrowful Mystery: The Scourging at the Pillar


Our Father ...

They had Jesus bound and handed him over to Pilate./ Pilate questioned him, 'Are you the king of the Jews?'
Mark 15:1-2
Hail Mary ...
Jesus replied, 'Mine is not a kingdom of this world;/ but yes, I am a king.'
John 18:36-37
Hail Mary ...
'I came into the world for this: to bear witness to the truth;/ and all who are on the side of truth listen to my voice.'
John 18:37
Hail Mary ...
'Truth?' said Pilate, 'What is that?';/ and with that he went out again to the Jews and said, 'I find no case against him.'
John 18:38
Hail Mary ...
'So I shall have him flogged and then let him go.'/ Pilate then had Jesus taken away and scourged.
Luke 23:16, John 19:1
Hail Mary ...
Despised and rejected by men,/ a man of sorrows.
Isaiah 53:3
Hail Mary ...
Harshly dealt with, he bore it humbly,/ like a lamb that is led to the slaughterhouse.
Isaiah 53:7
Hail Mary ...
Yet he was pierced through for our faults,/ crushed for our sins.
Isaiah 53:5
Hail Mary ...
Ours were the sufferings he bore,/ ours the sorrows he carried.
Isaiah 53:4
Hail Mary ...
On him lies a punishment that brings us peace,/ and through his wounds we are healed.
Isaiah 53:5
Hail Mary ...

Glory be ...

Oh my Jesus ...


The Third Sorrowful Mystery - The Crowning with Thorns


Our Father ...

The soldiers led him away to the Praetorium./ Then they stripped him and dressed him up in purple.
Mark 15:16-17, Matthew 27:28
Hail Mary ...
And having twisted some thorns into a crown they put this on his head/ and placed a reed in his right hand.
Mt 27:29
Hail Mary ...
To make fun of him they knelt to him/ saying, 'Hail, king of the Jews!'
Matthew 27:29
Hail Mary ...
And they spat on him/ and took the reed and struck him on the head.
Matthew 27:30
Hail Mary ...
Then Pilate took some water, washed his hands in front of the crowd/ and said, 'I am innocent of this man's blood. It is your concern.'
Matthew 27:24
Hail Mary ...
Jesus then came out/ wearing the crown of thorns and the purple robe.
John 19:5
Hail Mary ...
'Here is your king,' said Pilate./ 'Take him away!' they said. 'Crucify him!'
John 19:15
Hail Mary ...
'Why, what harm has he done?'/ But they shouted all the louder, 'Crucify him!'
Mark 15:14
Hail Mary ...
'Do you want me to crucify your king?'/ The chief priests answered, 'We have no king except Caesar.'
John 19:15
Hail Mary ...
So Pilate, anxious to placate the crowd,/ handed him over to be crucified.
Mark 15:15
Hail Mary ...

Glory be ...

Oh my Jesus ...


The Fourth Sorrowful Mystery - The Carrying of the Cross


Our Father ...

'If anyone wants to be a follower of mine,/ let him renounce himself.'
Luke 9:23
Hail Mary ...
'And take up his cross every day/ and follow me.'
Luke 9:23
Hail Mary ...
And carrying his own cross/ they led him out to crucify him.
John 19:16; Mark 15:21
Hail Mary ...
And they seized on a man, Simon from Cyrene,/ and made him shoulder the cross and carry it behind Jesus.
Luke 23:26
Hail Mary ...
'Shoulder my yoke/ and learn from me.'
Matthew 11:29
Hail Mary ...
'For I am gentle/ and humble in heart.'
Matthew 11:29
Hail Mary ...
'And you will find rest for your souls./ Yes, my yoke is easy and my burden light.'
Matthew 11:29-30
Hail Mary ...
Large numbers of people followed him,/ and of women too, who mourned and lamented for him.
Luke 23:27
Hail Mary ...
But Jesus turned to them and said, "Daughters of Jerusalem, do not weep for me;/ weep rather for yourselves and for your children.'
Luke 23:28
Hail Mary ...
'For if men use the green wood like this,/ what will happen when it is dry?'
Luke 23:31
Hail Mary ...

Glory be ...

Oh my Jesus ...


The Fifth Sorrowful Mystery - The Crucifixion


Our Father ...

When they reached the place called The Skull,/ they crucified him.
Luke 23:33
Hail Mary ...
Jesus said, 'Father, forgive them;/ they do not know what they are doing.'
Luke 23:34
Hail Mary ...
One of the criminals crucified with him said, 'Jesus, remember me/ when you come into your kingdom.'
Luke 23:39, 42; Mark 15:32
Hail Mary ...
'Indeed, I promise you,' he replied/ 'today you will be with me in paradise.'
Luke 23:43
Hail Mary ...
Near the cross of Jesus stood his mother/ and the disciple he loved.
John 19:25-26
Hail Mary ...
Jesus said to his mother, 'Woman, this is your son.'/ Then to the disciple he said, 'This is your mother.'
John 19:26-27
Hail Mary ...
And from that moment/ the disciple made a place for her in his home.
John 19:27
Hail Mary ...
And a darkness came over the whole land, and the earth quaked;/ and the veil of the Temple was torn in two.
Luke 23:44; Matthew 27:51
Hail Mary ...
And Jesus cried out in a loud voice,/ 'Father, into your hands I commit my spirit.'
Luke 23:46
Hail Mary ...
And bowing his head/ he breathed his last.
John 19:30, Luke 23:46
Hail Mary ...

Glory be ...

Oh my Jesus ...


  1. The Joyful Mysteries
  2. The Luminous Mysteries
  3. The Sorrowful Mysteries
  4. The Glorious Mysteries


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