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Thousands of pilgrims mark Palm Sunday in Jerusalem

JERUSALEM — Thousands of Christian pilgrims took part in Palm Sunday celebrations in Jerusalem at the start of the Holy Week. Worshippers carried palm fronds and olive branches and marched from the top of the Mount of Olives to the Old City of ...

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Voice of America

Pope Celebrates Palm Sunday Mass

Tens of thousdands gathered at St. Peter's Square as Pope Francis celebrated Palm Sunday Mass. Palm Sunday marks the start of the holiest and one of the busiest times on the Pope's calendar. On the day the Church also celebrated the day of the youth, the ...

- Voice of America

Business Day

On Palm Sunday, pope says church needs to be humble

Vatican City — Tens of thousands of people waved palm and olive branches in St Peter's Square on Palm Sunday as Pope Francis led the world's Catholics into Holy Week commemorations ahead of Easter and called for the church to be humble.

- Business Day

Reuters

On Palm Sunday, Pope says Church needs to be humble

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of people waved palm and olive branches in St. Peter's Square on Palm Sunday as Pope Francis led the world's Catholics into Holy Week commemorations ahead of Easter calling for the Church to be humble.

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Crux: Covering all things Catholic

On Palm Sunday, Jerusalem becomes a metaphor for the whole world

During this Passiontide, the Church takes us to Jerusalem. After completing his three-year ministry, the Lord Jesus enters the Holy City in triumph. Imitating King Solomon, who rode on an ass into the city of his father for his coronation, Jesus also enters the ...

- Crux: Covering all things Catholic

Charleston Post Courier

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 ...

- Charleston Post Courier

Express.co.uk

Palm Sunday 2019 greetings: How to mark Palm Sunday tomorrow - best religious wishes

Palm Sunday, which is otherwise known as Passion Sunday, celebrates Jesus' arrival in Jerusalem. He rode a donkey there in the days before he was crucified. This year, Palm Sunday will fall on April 14, as Easter Sunday is then celebrated on April 21.

- Express.co.uk