For as the sufferings of Christ
abound in us: so also by Christ
doth our comfort abound.
2 Corinthians 1:5
[...] a certain religious was so tormented by
scruples, that some times he was almost driven
to despair, but having great devotion to Mary,
the mother of sorrows, he had recourse to her
in the agony of his spirit, and was much comforted
by contemplating her dolors.
Death came, and the devil tormented him more than ever
with scruples, and tempted him to despair. When, behold
our merciful mother, seeing her poor son so afflicted,
appeared to him, and said: “And why, oh my son, art thou
so overcome with sorrow, thou who hast so often consoled
me by thy compassion for my sorrows? “ Be comforted,” she
said to him; “Jesus sends me to thee to console thee; be
comforted, rejoice, and come with me to paradise.” And at
these words the devout religious tranquilly expired, full
of consolation and confidence.
Pray one Our Father and 7 Hail Marys after each Sorrow
1.The Prophecy of Simeon (Luke 2:25-35)
Virtue of Humility and the Gift of the Fear of God, (Awe, inspired feeling of reverence, respect, fear, wonder)
2.The Flight into Egypt (Matthew 2:13-15)
Virtue of Generosity, especially for the poor, and the Gift of Piety
7.The Burial of Jesus (Isaiah 53:8; Luke 23:50-56; John 19:38-42; Mark 15:40-47)
Virtue of Zeal and the Gift of Wisdom
V. Pray for us, O Virgin Most Sorrowful
R. That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ
Let us pray. O Lord Jesus Christ, we beseech thee that the most Blessed Virgin Mary, whose soul
was pierced by the Sword of Sorrow in the hour of Thy Passion, may be our advocate at the
throne of Thy Mercy, now, and at the hour of our death. Through Thee, Jesus Christ, Redeemer
of the World, Who livest and reignest with the Father and the Holy Ghost, world without end. Amen.
September - Our Lady of Sorrows - Blessed Mother of our Redeemer
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