dates back to the 4th-8th centuries AD, when western churches observed palm blessings and distributions to commemorate the return of Jesus to Jerusalem and the start of Holy Week.
Palm Sunday is a Christian moveable feast that falls on the Sunday before Easter
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History of Palm Sunday A brief history of Palm Sunday.
Mar 17, 2015 ... In Christianity, Palm Sunday is the sixth Sunday of Lent (i.e. the 40-day period
before Easter) and ... The Meaning and History of Palm Sunday.
Palm Sunday's history and meaning in relation to the Christian belief in Jesus
and his ascension.
Mar 27, 2010 ... This raises the questions: Why did Jesus enter Jerusalem on a donkey? Why not
on a horse? Why not in a chariot? And why did the crowds ...
May 22, 2009 ... Palm Sunday. Christianity. Written By: The Editors of Encyclopædia Britannica.
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Mar 20, 2016 ... Palm Sunday History. Palm Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ's last,
triumphant entry into Jerusalem before his crucifixion. According to the ...
The sixth and last Sunday of Lent and beginning of Holy Week, a Sunday of the
highest rank, not even a commemoration of any kind being permitted in the Mass
Mar 26, 2010 ... PALM SUNDAY. The week we now call Holy Week, started with Palm Sunday.
Why was this week so important that three of the gospel writers ...