Excerpts from The Dolorous Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ by Blessed Anne Catherine Emmerich
Artistic Attribution: El Greco. Christ Carrying the Cross. Produced 1577-1587. [CC0], via Wikimedia Commons.
The Carrying of the Cross by Jesus is depicted in tremendous detail through the visions of Blessed Anne Catherine Emmerich. Blessed Anne Catherine Emmerich had these visions of the Passion of Our Lord written down in her book called The Dolorous Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ. Mel Gibson used these visions to help him create his blockbuster film, The Passion of the Christ. These visions are very inspirational and provide rich content to meditate and contemplate upon.
This article presents the entire section from the Dolorous Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ which illustrates His carrying of the Cross. Blessed Anne Catherine Emmerich provides a richly detailed mystical vision of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ as He carries His Cross:
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