Adoramus te, Christe, et benedicimus tibi. Quia per sanctam
crucem tuam redemisti mundum.
And yet ours were the sufferings He bore,
ours the sorrows he carried. (Is. 53,4)
Watch and pray so that you will not fall into temptation. The spirit is willing,
but the body is weak. (Matthew 26,41)
Let us Pray
Almighty and everlasting God, in Christ You have revealed Your glory to
all nations; guard the works of Your mercy, that Your Church, spread over the whole world,
may with constant faith persevere in the confession of Your name. Through Christ our Lord.
Christ above in torment hangs, She beneath beholds the pangs Of her dying, glorious