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English definition of “the Stations of the Cross”

the Stations of the Cross

noun [plural]    
a series of 14 pictures showing events from the last days of the life of Jesus Christ that are put on the walls inside many Roman Catholic churchesThe Roman Catholic ChurchChristian denominationsPictures
(Definition of the Stations of the Cross noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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