When he came near the place where the road goes down the Mount of Olives, the whole crowd of disciples began joyfully to praise God in loud voices for all the miracles they had seen:”Blessed is the king who comes in the name of the Lord!” “Peace in heaven and glory in the highest!” Luke 19:37-38
Palm Sunday we rejoice and celebrate the day our King was introduced to the world. People laying down palm braches and swinging them in the air yelling “Hossana Glory to God in the Highest”
The palm branch in Jewish culture was symbolic for royalty or highest respect. What the people were confirming was Jesus is our King of Kings, the Messiah promised by God almighty!
Some of the Pharisees in the crowd said to Jesus, “Teacher, rebuke your disciples Luke 19:39
So many people recognized this and worshiped Jesus that the Pharisees wanted them…
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