The palm branch is a symbol of victory, triumph, peace and eternal life originating
in the ancient Near East and Mediterranean world. The palm (Phoenix) was ...
Mar 8, 2016 ... Palm branches are a traditional part of Palm Sunday celebrations in many
Christian churches. Learn what they symbolized and said about ...
Apr 21, 2011 ... Why Wave Palm Leaves There are a couple of explanations. One is that it was
common practice in the ancient world to welcome home a king ...
Apr 14, 2011 ... All four gospels explicitly state that Jesus' entry into Jerusalem fulfills Old
Testament prophecy. “This took place that what was spoken by the ...
Mar 9, 2007 ... Was there some Jewish or Roman significance to taking palm branches to meet
Jesus during his triumphal entry into Jerusalem? [John 12:13].
The palm is, in truth, a beautiful and most useful tree. Its fruit is the daily food of
millions; its sap furnishes an agreeable wine; the fibres of the base of its leaves ...
The festivities surrounding Palm Sunday come from the gospel texts, sometimes
... Like in the case of Jehu, the garments and palm branches served as an ...
is the Sunday before Easter. It commemorates the triumphal entry of Christ into
Jerusalem, when the populace spread palm branches in His path to welcome ...
Took branches of palm trees, and went forth to meet him, and cried, Hosanna:
Blessed is the King of Israel that cometh in the name of the Lord.
Mar 26, 2015 ... We handed them out as people left church that Palm Sunday– the branches, that
is; long, narrow, palm branches. Its been several years now ...