Contemplating the Passion of our Lord

Texts about the Passion of our Lord

Hyperlinks are to online sites where the book can either be read and/or downloaded (* indicates free pdf)

Pope Benedict XVI, Jesus of Nazareth, vol 2

Alban Goodier, The Passion and Death of Our Lord Jesus Christ

Luis de la Palma, The Sacred Passion*

Jim Bishop, The Day Christ Died*

Anne Catherine Emmerich, The Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ*

St Alphonsus de Liguori, The Passion and Death of Jesus Christ*

St Thomas More, The Sadness of Christ

Joseph Ratzinger, Behold the Pierced One (especially Part 2) [Short extract*]

Thomas a Kempis, On the Passion of Christ*

St John Henry Newman on The Mental Suffering of Our Lord in His Passion

L.C.Fillion, Life of Christ, vol 3

Stations of the Cross - texts

2020 Good Friday Via Crucis led by Pope Francis St Peter's Square

St Alphonsus Liguouri Stations of the Cross (pdf)

St John Henry Newman Meditations on the Stations of the Cross

St Josemaria Escriva The Way of the Cross (full text)

The Way of the Cross (short version - devotional - with images)

Cardinal Ratzinger Way of the Cross - 2005

Venerable Fulton Sheen The Seven Last Words