Lough Derg, Co. Donegal – Second Station

Second Station Jesus takes up his cross (B)

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

St. Paul holds the second station. He wears robes of green and blue (Duffy: 2002). The inner medallion shows Jesus in scarlet robes taking us his cross, surrounded by soldiers and curious onlookers.

Second Station: Jesus takes up his cross




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