Pastor's Corner: Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord
Last updated 3/26/2021 at 8:59am
In our Roman Catholic Christian tradition, the scripture readings for this Sunday, March 28 lead us from the highest praise and exultation to the very pit of despair - the grave. The scripture readings for Palm Sunday are as follows:
Mark 11:1-10 Jesus' triumphant entry into Jerusalem.
Isaiah 50:4-7 we hear of the Suffering Servant.
Philippians 2:6-11 we hear of Jesus being obedient to the point of death.
Mark 14:1-15:47 Mark's version of the last supper and Jesus' Passion & Death.
It seems that the first Gospel reading concerning Jesus triumphant entry into Jerusalem is the primar...