The Chaplet (or rosary) of Our Lady of Sorrows
 

The First Sorrow
The Prophecy of Simeon
(Luke
2: 25-35)

Pray:
1 Our Father and 7 Hail Marys

Repeat this prayer from the Stabat Mater:

Holy Mother, pierce me through,
 In my heart each wound renew
 Of my Savior crucified.


The Second Sorrow
The Flight into Egypt 
(Matthew 2: 13-15)

Pray:
1 Our Father and 7 Hail Marys

Repeat this prayer from the Stabat Mater:

Holy Mother, pierce me through,
 In my heart each wound renew
 Of my Savior crucified.


The Third Sorrow
The Child Jesus Lost in the Temple
(Luke
2: 41-50)

Pray:
1 Our Father and 7 Hail Marys

Repeat this prayer from the Stabat Mater:

Holy Mother, pierce me through,
 In my heart each wound renew
 Of my Savior crucified.


The Fourth Sorrow
Mary meets Jesus carrying the cross
(Luke 23: 27-29)

Pray:
1 Our Father and 7 Hail Marys

Repeat this prayer from the Stabat Mater:

Holy Mother, pierce me through,
 In my heart each wound renew
 Of my Savior crucified.

The Fifth Sorrow
Mary at the foot of the cross
(John
19: 25-30)

Pray:
1 Our Father and 7 Hail Marys

Repeat this prayer from the Stabat Mater:

Holy Mother, pierce me through,
 In my heart each wound renew
 Of my Savior crucified.


The Sixth Sorrow
Mary receives the body of Jesus
(Psalm 130)

Pray:
1 Our Father and 7 Hail Marys

Repeat this prayer from the Stabat Mater:

Holy Mother, pierce me through,
 In my heart each wound renew
 Of my Savior crucified.


The Seventh Sorrow
Mary witnesses the burial of Jesus
(Luke 23: 50-56)

Pray:
1 Our Father and 7 Hail Marys

Repeat this prayer from the Stabat Mater:

Holy Mother, pierce me through,
 In my heart each wound renew
 Of my Savior crucified.


For our Sorrowful Motherís tears:

3 Hail Marys


For the intention of the Holy Father:
1 Our Father
1 Hail Mary
1 Glory Be