Blessings to all this Palm Sunday and start of Holy Week
Fellowship of the Minds by Dr. Eowyn
Mark 11:1-4, 7-10
When Jesus and his disciples drew near to Jerusalem,
to Bethphage and Bethany at the Mount of Olives,
he sent two of his disciples and said to them,
“Go into the village opposite you,
and immediately on entering it,
you will find a colt tethered on which no one has ever sat.
Untie it and bring it here.
If anyone should say to you,
‘Why are you doing this?’ reply,
‘The Master has need of it
and will send it back here at once.’”
So they went off…
Today is Palm Sunday, the beginning of the holiest week in Christianity.
It is the week that changed the world.
The week in which the Son of God, who chose to become incarnate, sacrificed Himself, was tortured horribly, nailed to a cross and left to die — in atonement for the shattering, cataclysmic sin of our first parents and humanity’s subsequent sins[…]
Image: Woodcut for “Die Bibel in Bildern (between 1851 and 1860), Painting by: Die Bibel in Bildern Source: Die Bibel in Bildern/Wikimedia Commons