The Seven Sorrows (or Dolors) are events in the life of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
- The Prophecy of Simeon over the Infant Jesus.(Luke 2:34)
- The Flight into Egypt of the Holy Family. (Matthew 2:13)
- The Loss of the Child Jesus for Three Days. (Luke 2:43)
- The Meeting of Jesus and Mary along the Way of the Cross. (Luke 23:26)
- The Crucifixion where Mary stands at the foot of the cross. (John 19:25)
- The Descent from the Cross where Mary receives the dead body of Jesus in her arms. (Matthew 27:57)
- The Burial of Jesus. (John 19:40)