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Palm Sunday is a Christian feast that commemorates Jesus's entry into Jerusalem. The feast occurs annually on the Sunday before Easter.
On palm sunday jesus entered jerusalem on a donkey
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Palm Sunday celebrates when Jesus Christ rode into Jerusalem on a colt of an ass and the people welcomed him waving palms, praising God. This was the week before his arrest, crucifixion, and resurrection. Christians believe this entry had been prophesied in Zechariah 9:9. Palm Sunday is the week be…
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In my knowledge, i think that after palm Sunday Jesus had a last supper (last pass-over meal when Jseus changed bread+wine into body+blood of Jesus) with his disciples which is now known as Holy Thursday. Palm Sunday marks the beginning in many denominations of Holy Week, which commemorates the las…
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Palm Sunday is in commemoration of Jesus' entry into Jerusalem in the last week before He was arrested and crucified. People lined His path or waved palm branches, a symbol at the time of victory. John 12:12-13 On the next day much people that were come to the feast, when they heard that Jesus was …
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You can wear normal church attire. Nothing extra is required.
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To celebrate the religious holiday called Passover.
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Jesus went to Jerusalem at the start of his last week before crucifixion probably in preparation for the Jewish Passover feast later in the week. He also went to teach, and during this week he spoke many parables , the Lord's Prayer, and a number of key teachings for His followers. The people recei…
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people wave palm leaves
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A:John Shelby Spong (Jesus for the NonReligious) puts it this way: The Jewish eight day celebration of the harvest, known as Sukkoth, and also called the Festival of the Tabernacles or Booths, was probably the most popular holiday among the Jews in the first century. In the observance of Sukkoth, w…
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We have palm Sunday because that is what the people put on the ground for Jesus when he came into town. So we celebrated the coming of Jesus.
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Palm Sunday is in commemoration of Jesus' entry into Jerusalem in the last week before He was arrested and crucified. People lined His path, or waved palm branches, a symbol at the time of victory. This entry is believed by Christians to have been prophesied in Zechariah. John 12:12-13 On the nex…
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On Palm Sunday the priests of the Catholic Church are to wear a purple cope for the blessing of the palms, the procession and then purple vestments for the following Mass.During Lent the vestment color is violet. On Palm Sunday the color is Red.
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Christians both Catholic and Orthodox a Sunday before Easter in memory of the Jesus arrival in Jerusalem mounted in the back of donkey while crouds were greeting with palm trees leaves.
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Now, Christians go to Mass on Palm Sunday and receive Palms. They sing the praises of Jesus and thank God for his wonderful gifts. Then they bring the Palms home, usually making them into crosses and hanging them up around your house. But make sure the Palms don't touch the ground. If they do, Chris…
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Because it is the first day of Holy Week, the last week before Easter, a very important week in Christianity.
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Wave around palm leaves to commemorate Jesus' entry into Jerusalem being hailed as King. The religious go to church.
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Answer They lay palm branches (also called fronds) outside the church, and sometimes inside the church, just as Christ's followers did when He entered Jerusalem and was hailed as the King of Israel (John 12:12-13). They also participate in the Divine Liturgy on Palm Sunday morning, as this is th…
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entered Jerusalem as the expected Messiah, on a colt the foal of a donkey, he haw.
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The colour for Palm Sunday is red.
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There are a few days when marriage (especially during a Mass) is forbidden in the Catholic Church by law, and there are days and seasons when marriage is not forbidden, but clearly relegated to a secondary celebration on a holy day or during a liturgical season. Finally, local policy of the pastor o…
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hello yellow
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apples I was under the impression that it was figs that were eaten on Mothering and Palm Sunday
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Palm Sunday is celebrated today by : In church,People often wear festive things, carry palms, decorate etc. It is fun. Often for young children, there are games and fun things to do. Sometimes take communion. Palm Sunday is the Sunday before Easter :)))))
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It depends on the religion of the people. In some religions the meat is not allowed , or some other foods which came from animals , but in some others the meat is allowed.
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palm Sunday is all about how that when Jesus road into Galilee and his worshipers threw palms at him --another answer-- Palm Sunday (not Psalm Sunday) is about the entry of Jesus into Jerusalem, when people laid palm branches on the ground as he approached. This was a sign of honour in those days.
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At the established time Jesus chose to go up to Jerusalem to suffer his passion and death, and to rise from the dead. As the Messiah King who shows forth the coming of the Kingdom, he entered into his city mounted on a donkey. He was acclaimed by the little children whose shout of joyful praise is t…
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28 March, 2010 is Palm Sunday.
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On palm Sunday you are supposed to go to mass originally on Sunday.
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Jesus came down from the mountain where he was fasting for 40 days. And people welcomed him by throwing palms under his donkey so his riding animal would not touch the ground. this was kind of the red carpet treatment. but he was riding a donkey which is more like a poor mans car nowadays. the juxta…
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The Palm Sunday tornado Outbreak produced violent (F4-F5) tornadoes in the states of Iowa, Illinois Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio. Four violent tornadoes occurred in the area around Goshen, Indiana while a pair of F4 tornadoes tore through a portion of southeastern Michigan. A string of tornadoes, one…
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Palm Sunday is the start of Holy Week, where Jesus taught in Jerusalem before He was betrayed, crucified and rose again the following Sunday. As this is probably the most important time for Christians, we remember His triumphal entry into the city.
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April 5th
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Yes it does
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I think that jesus rose from the dead and came to the disciples : but I'm not sure sorry :-)
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April 18
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Palm Sunday marks the beginning of Holy Week.
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no its April first
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Palm Sunday started with Jesus triamphant entry into Jeruslam on a donkey , it wwas ,also the last visit to Jeruslam by Jesus before the trial.
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Palm Sunday means the victorious entry of Jesus on a donkey , and the people waving palms and putting their coats on the floor.
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It is sometimes referred to as Passion Sunday.
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The original account of Jesus riding on a donkey on Palm Sunday, in Mark 11:8-9, does not say that the people used palm leaves (NAB): "Many people spread their cloaks on the road, and others spread leafy branches that they had cut from the fields. And they that went before, and they that followed, …
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April 17
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On palm Sunday people took palmbranches , and putb their clothes on the road and they shouted Hosa.nah .
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Palm Sunday started a Sunday before Easter.
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it started when he was just a baby
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He rode into Jerusalem on a donkey, and the people welcomed him by laying their clothes on the road and waving palm branches.Jesus rising in triumph into Jerusalem fulfilled the prophesy by Zechariah of a King riding into Jerusalem in this way:"Rejoice greatly, O Daughter of Zion! Shout, Daughter of…
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Palm Sunday is important to christians as it marks , Jesus triumphant entry into Jeruselam.
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Passion Sunday is better known as Palm Sunday.
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The coming of Jesus Christ into Jerusalem on a small donkey is celebrated on Palm Sunday.
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It is the Sunday before Easter Sunday, the last Sunday of Lent and the beginning of Holy Week.
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It indicates mourning and sorrow as it's the beginning of the holy week.
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because that he might get nileed on the cross
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It is a Sunday so it is already a required day of Mass.
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It is very important as on Palm Sunday the Jews welcomed Jesus as a king, but in a weeks time they were shouting that he should die , and took him to Pilate to try and crucify Jesus. Please note the Jews did not have the power to kill anyone, only the Romans had this power.
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No, not in the Catholic church. We start on ash Wednesday with nothing but a variety of sticks, then 3 weeks later add pussy willows. On the 4th week we add yellow forsythia. Then all is removed for Palm Sunday when we show only arrangements made using palms. No color. Not until Easter Vigil.
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Yes definetly you can.Yes you can. You can wear any colour on Palm Sunday. Other than celebrants at Palm Sunday ceremonies, there are no rules for colours to be worn by people on Palm Sunday.
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There is no official time for Mass to be on Sundays. It depends on your local church.
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Yes, very much so. Palm Sunday commemorates the entrance into Jerusalem by Jesus on a donkey, where the people shouted 'Hosanna' (Save us!) and laid their garments and palm leaves on the ground to make a welcome carpet for the procession. This is recorded in the Bible in Matthew chapter 21, Mark C…
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Lent is the forty days from Ash Wednesday to Easter. The Sundays are NOT part of the forty days. Therefore, there is no fasting on Palm Sunday or any Sunday during Lent.
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Not putting time away for any Sunday is a sin for it breaks sabbath
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Jesus' entering into Jerusalem a week before he was crucified.
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From the trees just outside Jerusalem. It's called Palm Sunday because this is when the Jews laid palm leaves on the road as Jesus entered Jerusalem. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Palm Sunday is a Christian feast which…
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The Triumphal Entry of Jesus into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday.
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Palm Sunday is the Sunday before Easter Sunday. Having said this, for Palm Sunday to have fallen on April 12th, it would mean that Easter would have fallen on April 19th of the same year. According to records, the last time Easter Sunday fell on April 19th and Palm Sunday fell on April 12th was in …
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A palm branch (or palm frond or palm stem), usually refers to the leaves of the Arecaceae (sometimes known by the names Palmae). The palm branch was a symbol of triumph and victory in pre-Christian times. The Romans rewarded champions of the games and celebrated military successes with palm branche…
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A: Palm Sunday is when the gospels describe Jesus entering Jerusalem triumphantly on a donkey, while the enthusiastic crowd cries "Hosanna" and spreads branches in his path. John Shelby Spong (Jesus for the NonReligious) explains the development of the story, beginning with the earliest description …
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Folding a palm into a cross is a complicated process. Instructions that include diagrams are available online on multiple sites. First, fold the palm downward about four inches from the bottom. Next, fold up and to the right about 1 1/2 inches from the first fold. Fold the palm back across behin…
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Palm Sunday can never happen on April 27 unless in the Orthodox church. Palm Sunday for the Western church can happen anytime between March 15 and April 18.
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Palm Sunday is celebrated because that is when Christ rode into town on a donkey shortly before His crucifixion. The people threw down palm leaves and branches on the road in front of Him as He entered town, hence the term Palm Sunday.
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Palm Sunday is the day on which Jesus returned to Jerusalem The crowd that greeted him laid palm leaves and robes on the road before him. It is mentioned in all four Canonical Gospels Mark 11:1-11, Matthew 21:1-11, Luke 19:28-44, and John 12:12-19
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Primarily the palms used during palm Sunday come from the European Fan Palm also known as the Mediterranean Fan Palm. These palm leaves were thrown upon Jesus of Nazareth's entrance into the City. The palm leaves have thus been used as a symbolism regarding Easter Sunday and hundreds of millions of …
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Red vestments are worn on Passion (Palm) Sunday.
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3 residents of Russiaville, Indiana died that Palm Sunday in 1965.
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There is no book in the bible called palm sunday. The book is Psalms.
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Yes, Palm Sunday is the week before Easter.
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Usualy you go to church for a special mass and receive a palm.
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It is also called Hosanna sunday.
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Yes!it must be sung during this celebration because it commemorated the coming of messiah into Jerusalem.There, he was welcomed by the people using palm that used as his way.
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They believe that Jesus arrived in Jerusalem for fulfilling his mission of salvation,and the entrance of Jesus in Jerusalem is celebrated during Palm Sunday.This is the messianic entrance of the anointed one.
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The next time 12 April will fall on Palm Sunday will be the year 2071. The last time this has happened was in the year 1992.
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i think it is celebrated the same everywhere
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The word 'Easter' is used on Palm Sunday. According to Christian Scripture, Easter demonstrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ on the third day after His crucifixion.
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Palm Sunday is the week before the crucifixion, when Jesus rode into Jerusalem on a donkey.
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It recalled when at the established time Jesus chose to go up to Jerusalem to suffer his passion and death, and to rise from the dead. As the Messiah King who shows forth the coming of the Kingdom, he entered into his city mounted on a donkey. He was acclaimed by the little children whose shout of j…
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A:John Shelby Spong (Jesus for the NonReligious) puts it this way:The Jewish eight day celebration of the harvest, known as Sukkoth, and also called the Festival of the Tabernacles or Booths, was probably the most popular holiday among the Jews in the first century. In the observance of Sukkoth, wor…
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On palm Sundays palm crosses and palm branches are given to the people.
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It happened because this is the entrance of Jesus to Jerusalem before his death.
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It is the first day of the holy week.
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They represent the entrance of Jesus into Jerusalem as the preparation of his death and resurrection.
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Palm Sunday signifies the day when Jesus of Nazareth entered Jerusalem on a donkey and was received well. This begins what is called the "passion week" which are all the events leading up to Jesus' death and resurrection.
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They are bringing the spirit of Baby Jesus back to Earth to sing with them in unison, God will respect them and let them through the gates of Heaven if they welcome his beloved son, Jesus to them.Answer: Palm Sunday represents Jesus' triumphal entrance into Jerusalem the week before He was crucified…
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Palm Trees - the answer is technically in the question.
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In the Roman Catholic Church, before 1960 the Fifth Sunday of Lent was called Passion Sunday because the (lengthy) Passion of the Lord was read at Mass as the Gospel reading. In 1960, Blessed Pope John XXIII changed the name of Passion Sunday to "First Sunday of Passion-tide," to conform to what Pop…
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A:The gospels tell us that the Jewish crowd responded by more or less re-enacting the festivities of the Sukkoth, celebrated after the harvest.John Shelby Spong (Jesus for the NonReligious) puts it this way: the Jewish eight day celebration of the harvest, known as Sukkoth, and also called the Festi…
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