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Sorrowful Mystery: The Scourging at the Pillar

I was beaten on my body 6666 times, beaten on the head 110 times, pricked with thorns and pulled by the beard 23 times. I received 20 wounds on the head. The number of wounds in my body were 1000”. The number of blows Jesus received in total, were 5480, all for the love of us. Continue reading

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Sorrowful Mystery: The Agony in the Garden

Through His pain, He is weakened in His human nature and asks His father “if you are willing, remove this cup from me” but even then, He manages to say “not my will but yours be done”. What courage it must have taken for Him to say yes and accept the cup of suffering from God! But because of the courage, He took that day we have Continue reading

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Joyful Mystery: The Finding of Jesus in the temple

Today we see people trying to find joy from what the world has to offer. It can be a bad company, relationships, gadgets, unhealthy habits, etc. But we know, none of these will give us joy. It is only in seeking Jesus and finding Him, that we experience the joy, which is everlasting. Mother Mary teaches us to seek Him, and not to be discouraged in any situation. Continue reading

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Joyful Mystery: Presentation of the Lord

Which area of my life needs to complete abandonment to Christ through Mary?
When Our Lady nudges our hearts, which sinful inclination in us is she asking us to present to the Lord for purification?
During moments of these nudges can I pray, “Queen conceived without original sin, pray for us” and Hail Mary? Continue reading