Why is it called “Stations” of the Cross?

Why is it called “Stations” of the Cross?

Why is it called “Stations” of the Cross? In English, the word “stations” refers to places people stop as they wait for the next step in their journey. We might think of a train or bus station—a place where we wait for a vehicle to come and take us to our destination....
The Fire of Divine Love: Stations of the Cross

The Fire of Divine Love: Stations of the Cross

The Way of the Cross is the way of love. It was love that urged Jesus some two thousand years ago to embrace his cross, carry it to Golgotha, and offer himself completely as a gift of love for our salvation. He was not forced to do this. He is God. In an instant,...