The Bearing of the Cross

The Bearing of the Cross

How to Announce this Mystery When Praying the Rosary:


In the Fourth Sorrowful Mystery, let us contemplate the Bearing of the Cross and seek patience in tribulations.


In Quarto Mysterio Doloroso, Baiulationem Crucis contemplemur, et patientias in tribulationibus petamus.

The Source or Sources of this Mystery:

16 Then therefore he delivered him to them to be crucified. And they took Jesus, and led him forth. 17 And bearing his own cross, he went forth to that place which is called Calvary, but in Hebrew Golgotha.

The Gospel According to St. John 19:16-17