Palm Sunday

Triumphant

All this was done that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the prophet saying: “Tell the daughter of Zion, ‘Behold your King is coming to you, lowly, and sitting on a donkey, a colt, the foal of a donkey.’” Matthew 21:4-5

Oh, the paradox of Christianity! Jesus insisted that His grand entrance into Jerusalem would be as a peaceful Savior, even though the crowd wanted Him to enter as a powerful political Messiah. While the crowd couldn’t see past their Roman bondage, Jesus saw their deeper need of being freed from their bondage to sin.