Rogue in Rome

*Due to slow internet I will post pictures later! Pilgrimage Days 16, 17, and 18 Day 16 – June 18, 2016 This morning I woke early and had breakfast prepared by the Sisters and set out by 9am to explore. Where I am staying is only 500 meters from the Colosseum, so it is a […]

The Twelfth Station: Jesus Dies Upon the Cross

The Twelfth Station: Jesus Dies Upon the Cross. And when I am lifted up from the earth, I will draw everyone to myself. Jn 12:32 It was now about noon and darkness came over the whole land until three in the afternoon because of an eclipse of the sun. Then the veil of the temple […]

The Eleventh Station: Jesus is Nailed to the Cross

The Eleventh Station: Jesus is Nailed to the Cross. When they came to the place called the Skull, they crucified him and the criminals there, one on his right, the other on his left. Then Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, they know not what they do.” Lk 23:33-34 But he was pierced for our sins, […]

The Fifth Station: Simon Helps Jesus Carry the Cross

The Fifth Station: Simon Helps Jesus Carry the Cross As they were going out, they met a Cyrenian named Simon; this man they pressed into service to carry his cross. Mt 27:32  Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wishes to come after me must deny himself, take up his cross, and follow me.” Mt […]