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Via Dolorosa. IV. Station, Jerusalem, Old Sity. 

Way of Sorrow- Fourth Station. A bas-relief sculpture by Zieliensky indicates the place where Jesus met his mother.


Wia dolorosa. IV. Station. The Way of the Cross, Via Dolorosa or Via Crucis designates a stretch of road between the Antonia fortress and Golgotha, along which Jesus Christ walked bowed under the weight of the Cross. The name dates from the sixteenth century, although the custom of retracing Jesus' steps to Golgotha began in the early centuries of Christianity.