carry (one's) cross

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carry (one's) cross

To handle a difficult responsibility or burden on one's own. It's not an ideal situation, but we all have to carry our crosses.
See also: carry, cross
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Whenever we carry our cross, when we accept and use our suffering for the glory of God to make peace with others, then the world begins to change.
But as the 35-year-old actor, best-known for starring in the war epic ``The Thin Red Line,'' repeatedly states, ``We're all called to carry our cross, man.
They are not the will of God, but when they do happen the Lord himself is with us to help carry our cross.
We carry our cross each day, and each day we are forgiven if we forgive.
We see the people who were there for him, and we pray that we too will recognize that the cross is part of our lives as disciples, and we carry our cross especially this week.