The Seven Last Words of ChristDay 1 Divine Mercy Novena. Pray for all mankind, especially all sinners.
On this Good Friday of Lent, let us reflect on the seven last words of Jesus on the Cross.
“Father, forgive them , for they know not what they do.” Luke 23:34
“Amen I say to thee, this day thou shalt be with me in paradise.” Luke 23:43
“When Jesus therefore had seen his mother and the disciple standing whom he loved, he said to his mother: ‘Woman, behold thy son.’ After that, he said to the disciple: ‘Behold thy mother.’” John 19:26-27
“And about the ninth hour Jesus cried with a loud voice, saying: ‘Eli, Eli, lamma sabacthani?’ that is, ‘My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me?’” Matthew 27:46
“Afterwards, Jesus knowing that all things were now accomplished, that the scripture might be fulfilled, said: ‘I thirst.’” John 19:28
“Jesus therefore, when he had taken the vinegar, said: ‘It is consummated.’” John 19:30
“And Jesus crying with a loud voice, said: ‘Father, into thy hands I commend my spirit. And saying this, he gave up his spirit.” Luke 23:46
Lord Jesus crucified, have mercy on us.