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Harmony of Various 14 Stations of the Cross Versions

Traditional Scriptural / Biblical Alternative / Protestant Scripture
    1. The Last Supper Matthew 26:26-30
  1.Jesus in the Garden of Gethsemane 2. The Garden of Gethsemane Matthew 26:36-41; Luke 22:40-46
  2.Jesus is betrayed by Judas and arrested   Mark 14:43-50; John 18:1-3
  3.Jesus is condemned by the Sanhedrin   Luke 22:66-71; Matthew 26:57-68
  4.Jesus is denied by St. Peter   Matthew 26:69-75
1. Jesus condemned to death 5.Jesus is judged by Pontius Pilate 3. Jesus before Pilate Mark 15:1-5, 15; John 19:4-16
  6.Jesus is scourged at the pillar and crowned with thorns 4. The Scourging and the crowning with thorns John 19:1-3; Mark 15:15-20
2. Jesus is given his cross 7.Jesus Bears the Cross 5. The Receiving of the cross John 19:6, 15-17
3. Jesus falls the first time   6. The Fall  
4. Jesus meets his mother      
5. Simon of Cyrene carries the cross 8.Jesus is helped by Simon the Cyrenian to carry the cross 7. Simon of Cyrene Helps Jesus Mark 15:21; Luke 23:26
6. Veronica wipes the face of Jesus      
7. Jesus falls the second time      
8. Jesus meets the daughters of Jerusalem 9. Jesus meets the women of Jerusalem 8. The Women of Jerusalem Luke 23:27-31
9. Jesus falls the third time      
10. Jesus is stripped of his garments   9. The Stripping of his Garments John 19:23-24
11. Jesus is nailed to the cross 10. Jesus is crucified   Luke 23:33-34
  11. Jesus promises his kingdom to the good thief 10. The Good Thief Luke 23:39-43
  12. Jesus speaks to his mother and the beloved disciple 11. Mary and John Below the cross John 19:25-27
12. Jesus dies on the cross 13. Jesus dies on the cross 12. The Death of Jesus Luke 23:44-46; Mark 15:33-39; John 19:30
13. Jesus' body is removed from the cross      
14. Jesus is laid in the tomb 14. Jesus is placed in the tomb 13. The laying in the tomb Matthew 27:57-61; Luke 23:53-54
    14. The Resurrection Matthew 28:1-7

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