The Via Dolorosa, the way of suffering, is the path travelled by Our Lord during His Passion.
This reenactment, and prayerful meditation, on Christ’s sufferings and death, is an ancient Christian practice from at least the 2nd Century. On Friday’s during lent, the stations of the cross are typically prayed in catholic parishes all around the world.
Today this devotion is known most commonly as The Stations Of The Cross, and this is the topic of our latest podcast episode.
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Here’s a video of the Stations being prayed inside the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem.