For fifteen consecutive Saturdays the faithful pledge to pray the Holy Rosary
with each week focusing on one Mystery and the specific intention.
The Fifteen Saturdays of the Most Holy Rosary, by Blessed Bartolo Longo.
Normally on Monday and Thursday
Normally on Tuesday and Friday
Normally on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
We are fully aware of an optional 4th mystery, the Luminous, which were introduced in 2002 by Pope John Paul II in his Rosarium Virginis Mariae.
He has stated himself that these are a stand-alone for Thursdays.
The "“luminous” mysteries – during this phase of Christ's life, I think that the following can be fittingly singled out: (1) his Baptism in the Jordan, (2) his self-manifestation at the wedding of Cana, (3) his proclamation of the Kingdom of God, with his call to conversion, (4) his Transfiguration, and finally, (5) his institution of the Eucharist, as the sacramental expression of the Paschal Mystery." (Rosarium Virginis Mariae)
"Where might the “mysteries of light” be inserted?"
Monday is Joyful and birth of Jesus.
Tuesday is Sorrowful and death of Jesus.
Wednesday is Glorious and ressurrection of Jesus.
Thursday is suddenly Life and Works of Jesus..
Friday then is Death of Jesus
Saturday is then Birth of Jesus.
Sunday is Sunday and Ressurection.
First of all, this does not match the "normal" way of life.
Second, Popes have, for centuries, prayed the Rosary, considered to be a spiritual weapon. Battle of Lepanto was won and the Novena to Our Lady of Victory is prayed before a Rosary.
Pope JP II writes in his Rosarium:
"Numerous predecessors of mine attributed great importance to this prayer. Worthy of special note in this regard is Pope Leo XIII who on 1 September 1883 promulgated the Encyclical Supremii Apostolatus Officio a document of great worth, the first of his many statements about this prayer, in which he proposed the Rosary as an effective spiritual weapon against the evils afflicting society. Among the more recent Popes who, from the time of the Second Vatican Council, have distinguished themselves in promoting the Rosary".
Why then this sudden change? Why break up a prayer which is "an effective spiritual weapon against the evils afflicting society"?
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