We adore you, O Christ, and we bless you.
Because by your holy cross you have redeemed the world.
It was the third hour, when they crucified him. And the inscription of the charge against him read, 'The King of the Jews'. And with him they crucified two robbers, one on his right and one on his left.
Holy Mother, pierce me through;
in my heart each wound renew
Of my Saviour crucified.