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 3, 2015 ... Why did the people lay palm tree branches on the road that Jesus entered on?
Did this have a special significance in Jewish culture at the time ...
They took palm branches and went out to meet him, shouting, "Hosanna!" "
Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord!" "Blessed is the king of Israel!"
Mar 29, 2015 ... Today, March 29, is Palm Sunday. Christian churches everywhere will be
decorated with palm branches, their parishioners crafting palm ...
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 ...
The Catholic use of palm branches as sacramentals.
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 ...
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 ...