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Mysteries of the Rosary

Subject: Mysteries of the Rosary
Date: Mon, 22 Sep 1997 22:47:01, -0500

Concerning the Rosary:

The short version. There are Five Joyful Mysteries used for 
meditation, contemplation and study- 
1. The Annunciation/ for the love of humility.
2. The Visitation /for charity toward my neighbor
3. The Nativity/ for the spirit of poverty
4. The Presentation/ for the virtue of obedience
5. Finding in the Temple/ for the virtue of piety 

The Five Sorrowful Mysteries
1. Agony in the Garden/for true contrition
2. Scourging at the Pillar/for the virtue of purity
3. Crowning with Thorns/for moral courage
4. Carrying of the Cross/for the virtue of patience
5. The Crucifixation/for final perserverance

The Five Glorious Mysteries
1. The Resurrection/for the virtue of faith
2. The Ascension/for the virtue of hope
3. Descent of the Holy Spirit/for the love of God
4. Assumption of The Blessed Virgin Mary/for devotion to Mary
5. Crowning of the Blessed Virgin Mary/ for eternal happiness

That is about it.  I will explain them in more depth if you need it 
is a basic outline for informational purposes not to stir debate.  
Hope these are helpful.  

                 Doc Fox

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