Lough Derg, Co. Donegal – Third Station

Jesus falls the first time (B)

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

Andrew, the brother of Simon Peter, holds the third station (Duffy: 2002). The inner station depicts Christ on the ground after his first fall, surrounded by jeering soldiers, one of whom wields a whip.

Third Station: Jesus falls the first time




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