His baptism his self revelation at the wedding feast of cana and his proclamation of the kingdom take us deep into his sacred heart. The baptism of jesus in the jordan.
The baptism in the jordan.
Mysteries of light. Make the sign of the cross say the apostle s creed say the our father say three hail marys say the glory be to the father first mystery. While i am in the world i am the light of the world john 9 5. Christ descends into the waters and the voice of the father declares.
Five mysteries the mysteries of light or the luminous mysteries were added to the rosary. The mysteries of light allow us to contemplate jesus in the message of repentance and in the light of the trinity. Holy rosary from st john vianney s blackpool during co vid19 pandemic.
Another mystery of light is the first of the signs given at cana cf. And lo a voice from heaven saying this is my beloved son with whom i am well pleased mt 3 16 17. It is during the years of his public ministry that the mystery of christ is most evidently a mystery of light.
Pope john paul ii s apostolic letter rosarium virginis mariae introduced the luminous mysteries in october 2002. And when jesus was baptized he went up immediately from the water and behold the heavens were opened and he saw the spirit of god descending like a dove and alighting on him. The mysteries of light the luminous mysteries certainly the whole mystery of christ is a mystery of light.
Jn 2 1 12 when christ changes water into wine and opens the hearts of the disciples to faith thanks to the intervention of mary the first among believers. They focus on the public ministry of jesus christ. Mysteries of light first mystery of light.
He is the light of the world jn 8 12. Yet this truth emerges in a special way during the years of his public life when he proclaims the gospel of the kingdom. Today we meditate on the mysteries of light joyful mysteries sorrowful mysteries glorious mysteries.
Knowing that he would soon ascend to heaven jesus passed these mysteries onto us cf.