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April 17, 2011

Palm Sunday

Topics: Faith

Today is Palm Sunday, the day that Christians celebrate the triumphal entry of Jesus Christ into Jerusalem, the week before his death and resurrection. For many Christian churches, Palm Sunday, often referred to as "Passion Sunday," marks the beginning of Holy Week, which concludes on Easter Sunday.

Ingrediente Domino in sanctam civitatem, Hebraeorum pueri resurrectionem vitae pronuntiantes, Cum ramis palmarum: Hosanna, clamabunt, in excelsis. V.: Cum audisset populus, quod Iesus veniret Ierosolymam, exierunt obviam et. Cum ramis . . .
For those who have long ago forgotten most of their latin (like me), or never learned it:
As our Lord entered the holy city, the Hebrew children, declaring the resuurection of life, * With palm branches, cried out: Hosanna in the highest. V.: When the people heard that Jesus was coming to Jerusalem, they went forth to meet Him: With palm branches ...
Also see Deb's Your Sunday Hymn: All Glory Laud And Honor.

Posted by Richard at April 17, 2011 7:47 AM

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