Was This Man
Palm Sunday we are reminded that all four Gospels record the event.
It is beneficial to read all four to have a fuller understanding of the
events of that day and week. It is a reminder to think about His
teachings that occurred during that week, not just the Palm Sunday events.
intentionally mounted the donkey
were for kings, donkeys for commoners.
the donkey, he didn't just take it. It was borrowed and
often referred to himself as the Son of Man.
called the Son of David meaning Messiah.
means anointed one; anointing being reserved for kings and priests.
concern for the temple was that wholeness and healing is what should
happen in God's house.
were looking for their messiah; and earthly savior and king.
Jesus was/is actually more than what they were looking for on that
Palm Sunday. He is the savior and redeemer for all mankind.