A Christian clutches crosses of palms during a Palm Sunday Mass at St. Paul's Church in Bangalore, India.
The most solemn week of the Christian year, Holy week begins today Palm Sunday, includes Maundy Thursday and ends on Holy Saturday.
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Now when they drew near to Jerusalem and came to Bethphage, to the Mount of Olives, then Jesus sent two disciples, saying to them, “Go into the village in front of you, and immediately you will find a donkey tied, and a colt with her. Untie them and bring them to me. If anyone says anything to you, you shall say, ‘The Lord needs them,’ and he will send them at once.” This took place to fulfill what was spoken by the prophet, saying, “Say to the daughter of Zion, ‘Behold, your king is coming to you, humble, and mounted on a donkey, and on a colt, the foal of a beast of burden.
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