Friday, June 29, 2007
The First Station of the Cross: Jesus is judged.
Jesus accepts the passion that is symbolized by the tree that stands by flowing waters. The waters represent Baptism, but also the water in which Pilate washed his hands of the blood of Jesus. Jesus is like the just man in Psalm 1 who stands firm, his roots drawing from the lowly waters . He touches the earth as a sign of his humility