The Glorious Mysteries

The Glorious Mysteries of the Most Holy Rosary of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Prayed on Wednesday, Saturday and Sundays from Easter to Advent.

1. The Resurrection

Mat 28:5-6

And the angel answering, said to the women: Fear not you; for I know that you seek Jesus who was crucified.He is not here, for he is risen, as he said. Come, and see the place where the Lord was laid.

 

 

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2. The Ascension

Luke 24:50-51

50 And he led them out as far as Bethania: and lifting up his hands, he blessed them.51 And it came to pass, whilst he blessed them, he departed from them, and was carried up to heaven.

 

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3. The Decent of the Holy Ghost on Our Lady and the Apostles at Pentecost

Acts 2:1-4

And when the days of the Pentecost were accomplished, they were all together in one place:And suddenly there came a sound from heaven, as of a mighty wind coming, and it filled the whole house where they were sitting.And there appeared to them parted tongues as it were of fire, and it sat upon every one of them:And they were all filled with the Holy Ghost,jean_ii_restout_-_pentecote

 

4. The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

1 Kings 2:19

…and a throne was set for the king’s mother, and she sat on his right hand.fresco_of_the_assumption_of_mary_-_basilica_de_la_macarena_-_seville_2

 

5. The Crowning of Our Lady as the Queen of Heaven and the Joy of All the Saints

Apocalypse 11:19-12:1

19 And the temple of God was opened in heaven: and the ark of his testament was seen in his temple, and there were lightnings, and voices, and an earthquake, and great hail.12 And a great sign appeared in heaven: A woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve stars:

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