The Rosary of Modern Sorrows

The Rosary of Modern Sorrows invites us into guided meditation on the pain and suffering of our brothers and sisters in the U.S. and around the world. Click through the photos to read the specific social justice intentions for each decade.

Made by Aline and Nziza: refugees from the Congo living in Charlotte, NC.

Imperial jasper, leopardskin stone, lace agate, zebra jasper, hematite, and glass seed beads. Flexible wire is made of stainless steel coated with nylon. Official Pope Francis Cross designed by Vedele, "The Good Shepherd" cross. Franciscan Tau cross beads.

Gift Boxed with small brochure included, explaining each decade and the symbolism of the beads--in English and Spanish

20% of the proceeds from this rosary will support Sr. Simone Cmapbell's NETWORK, a non-profit founded by Catholic sisters. NETWORK, a Catholic leader in the global movement for justice and peace, educates, organizes and lobbies for economic and social transformation.