Lough Derg, Co. Donegal – Fourteenth Station

Fourteenth Station The body of Jesus is laid in the tomb (B)

Basilica of St. Patrick’s Purgatory, Pettigo, Lough Derg, Donegal..   Number of Lights 1 ,  Window: 14 Date 1929

Mary as queen of the apostles is depicted holding the final station (Duffy: 2002). The inner medallion depicts Jesus being laid in the tomb by Mary, Saint John, Mary Magdalene and other onlookers.

Fourteenth Station: The body of Jesus is laid in the tomb



Photos by © Michael Cullen (for prints/sales www.irishimages.org) - Text © by Lucy Costigan
Duffy, J., Bishop of Clogher, The Way of the Cross, St. Patrick’s Basilica, Lough Derg, 2002