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Chaplet of the Five Wounds of Jesus

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Chaplet of the Five Wounds of Jesus

The Chaplet of the Five Wounds of Jesus or the Little Chaplet of the Five Wounds of Jesus Crucified is a devotional prayer written in 1761[1] by St. Alphonsus Liguori, a devotional writer and founder of the Redemptorist Fathers religious community.[2]

St. Alphonsus wrote the devotional as a meditation on the five piercing wounds that Christ suffered during his crucifixion.[3]


See also

  • Holy Wounds
  • Acts of Reparation
  • Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer
  • Redemptorist Communications Ireland
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