OUR LADY OF SORROWS CHAPLET
Also known as the Chaplet of the Seven Dolors, this is a devotion that was instituted in the thirteenth century in honor of the sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary†. This chaplet features seven groups of seven round black beads with each group separated by a picture medal of one of the seven principal sorrows on it.
†The Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary are:
- The Prophecy of Simeon
- The Flight into Egypt
- The Loss of the Child Jesus in the Temple
- Mary Meets Jesus on the Way to Calvary
- Jesus Dies on the Cross
- Jesus is Taken Down from the Cross
- Jesus is Laid in the Tomb
Measures approximately 22” when laid flat.Imported from Italy.