Stations of the Cross

The route believed to have been taken by Jesus on the way to his crucifixion at Calvary (Golgotha) in Jerusalem is called the Via Dolorosa or the Sorrowful Way. A very early tradition developed in the Holy Land to follow the Via Dolorosa, the Stations of the Cross, and pilgrims would stop and contemplate the events of Christ’s Passion at sites where tradition held that they took place. Continue reading