Rosary in Hands

May is the Month of Mary


The Month of May, dedicated to Mary, is a fitting time to begin to recite the rosary daily. Pope Francis.


The Glorious Mysteries - Prayed Sunday and Wednesday

The First Glorious Mystery: The Resurrection of Jesus
The Second Glorious Mystery: The Ascension of Jesus
The Third Glorious Mystery: The Descent of the Holy Spirit
The Fourth Glorious Mystery: The Assumption of Mary
The Fifth Glorious Mystery: The Coronation of Mary as Queen of Heaven and Earth

The Joyful Mysteries - Prayed Monday and Saturday

The First Joyful Mystery: The Annunciation
The Second Joyful Mystery: The Visitation
The Third Joyful Mystery: The Birth of Jesus
The Fourth Joyful Mystery: The Presentation of Jesus at the Temple
The Fifth Joyful Mystery: The Finding of Jesus in the Temple

The Sorrowful Mysteries - Prayed Tuesday and Friday

The First Sorrowful Mystery: The Agony in the Garden
The Second Sorrowful Mystery: The Scourging at the Pillar
The Third Sorrowful Mystery: The Crowning with Thorns
The Fourth Sorrowful Mystery: The Carrying of the Cross
The Fifth Sorrowful Mystery: The Crucifixion

The Luminous Mysteries - Prayed Thursday

The First Luminous Mystery: The Baptism of Jesus in the River Jordon
The Second Luminous Mystery: The Wedding Feast at Cana
The Third Luminous Mystery: The Proclamation of the Kingdom
The Fourth Luminous Mystery: The Transfiguration
The Fifth Luminous Mystery: The Institution of the Eucharist