the way of the cross
If He endured offenses and abuses, and terrible sufferings and the Life-giving Cross while being innocent, then even more so we must endure suffering, which we rightly deserve through our sin, without complaint
In one word, each of us must crucify himself with Christ.
Saint Tikhon of Zadonsk
from the book:
Saint Tikhon of Moscow : Instructions and Teachings
for the American Orthodox Faithful (1898-1907)