The Glorious Mysteries are the crown of Jesus’s triumphs. How exciting it is know that Jesus is God and He rose again from the dead thereby destroying death and making us an heir to heaven.
Reminding ourselves of these events in the glorious mysteries as we pray the rosary prayer will keep our faith alive and strong.
The catholic rosary prayers are concluded with these glorious events. Resurrection of Jesus is the foundation of Christian belief.
To dive deeper into the glorious life of Jesus and for meditations on the rosary, the individual glorious mysteries have been conveniently listed for you below
The Five Glorious Mysteries are traditionally prayed on Wednesdays and, outside the seasons of Advent and Lent, on Sundays:
“But at daybreak on the first day of the week they took the spices they had prepared and went to the tomb. They found the stone rolled away from the tomb; but when they entered, they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus. While they were puzzling over this, behold, two men in dazzling garments appeared to them. They were terrified and bowed their faces to the ground. They said to them, ‘Why do you seek the living one among the dead? He is not here, but he has been raised.’” – Luke 24:1-5
Fruit of the mystery: Faith
“So then the Lord Jesus, after he spoke to them, was taken up into heaven and took his seat at the right hand of God.” – Mark 16:19
Fruit of the mystery: Hope
The Descent of the Holy Spirit
“When the time for Pentecost was fulfilled, they were all in one place together. And suddenly there came from the sky a noise like a strong driving wind, and it filled the entire house in which they were. Then there appeared to them tongues as of fire, which parted and came to rest on each one of them. And they were all filled with the holy Spirit and began to speak in different tongues, as the Spirit enabled them to proclaim.” – Acts 2:1-4
Fruit of the mystery: Wisdom
“Behold, from now on will all ages call me blessed. The Mighty One has done great things for me, and holy is his name.” – Luke 1:48-49
Fruit of the mystery: Devotion to Mary
The Coronation of Mary
“A great sign appeared in the sky, a woman clothed with the sun, with the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve stars.” – Revelation 12:1
Fruit of the mystery: Grace of a happy death