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Palm Sunday: Five Important Facts You Should Know

The Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John all recount the Palm Sunday story that took place shortly before Jesus was arrested, crucified on the cross, and eventually risen from the dead. In chapter 19 of the Gospel of Luke, it is written: “[Jesus] sent two of ...
Saturday, April 13, 2019

Holy Week begins with Palm Sunday for Christians, Passover for Jews

For the past few years, Hewitt Dominick has ventured into the woods under warm spring weather to gather palm branches for one of the holiest Sundays of the faith. While some congregations order palms in bulk, Hewitt and others will cut them by hand in a ...
Saturday, April 13, 2019

Palm Sunday: Among the crowd

The celebration of Palm Sunday summarizes the drama we will memorialize for the next seven days. The week we call holy invites us to enter into the heart of our faith with our heads and hearts and feet. We will listen to the stories, feel the mix of emotions and ...
Saturday, April 13, 2019

Christians prepare for Palm Sunday services

MERCER COUNTY – Many Christians attending church this Sunday will be given something that has taken a long journey. Palms will be distributed by many churches to their congregations as a way to commemorate Jesus' entrance into Jerusalem.
Saturday, April 13, 2019