The soldier has a lance piercing Jesus’ side. You can see the nails in Jesus’ hands and feet.
Bella says the rainbow, flowers, clouds, and wreath above Jesus’ head symbolize Heaven.
I’m reading the Jesus of Nazareth: Holy Week volume also. And I totally agree: it is the perfect reading for this week. So much richness!
Thank you for the recommendation for the Way of the Cross. Haven’t seen this – and now Ii want to read it also.
Wow, I’m going to have to get that Way of the Cross. I didn’t know they were collected into a book.
We were in Italy then for our honeymoon, and so we were at those Stations, but the Triduum booklets we brought back have long since vanished into the mists of moving.
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