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The Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem Mt.21.1-11

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And when they drew near to Jerusalem and came to Beth'phage, to the Mount of Olives, then Jesus sent two disciples,The Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem Mt.21.1-11 Mk.11.1-11  Lk.19.28-38  Jn.12.12-19   
saying to them, "Go into the village opposite you, and immediately you will find an ass tied, and a colt with her; untie them and bring them to me.         
If any one says anything to you, you shall say, 'The Lord has need of them,' and he will send them immediately."         
This took place to fulfil what was spoken by the prophet, saying,         
"Tell the daughter of Zion,
Behold, your king is coming to you,
humble, and mounted on an ass,
and on a colt, the foal of an ass."
- Tell the daughter of ZionIs.62.11  Zch.9.9     
The disciples went and did as Jesus had directed them;         
they brought the ass and the colt, and put their garments on them, and he sat thereon.         
Most of the crowd spread their garments on the road, and others cut branches from the trees and spread them on the road.         
And the crowds that went before him and that followed him shouted, "Hosanna to the Son of David! Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord! Hosanna in the highest!"- Hosanna to the Son of DavidPs.118.26       
And when he entered Jerusalem, all the city was stirred, saying, "Who is this?"         
And the crowds said, "This is the prophet Jesus from Nazareth of Galilee."         

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