"we ascend to His bidding as that other through stripes and shame"
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Flagellation of Christ
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeFlagellation of Christ - Credit: Peter Paul Rubens

The "stripes" are the wounds inflicted on Christ ("that other") by the flagellation that preceded the crucifixion.

The "shame" refers to other events of the Passion, including the mocking of Christ and the stripping of his garments.




Jesus Stripped of His Clothing
Public DomainJesus Stripped of His Clothing - Credit: James Tissot