Monthly Archives: June 2014

The Arrival of the Gentle King

““Fear not, daughter of Zion; behold, your king is coming, sitting on a donkey’s colt!”” (John 12:15, ESV) John cites Zechariah 9.9 here when Jesus enters Jerusalem, pointing out that he fulfilled the Scriptures in the process [“just as it … Continue reading

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Hosanna!

“The next day, when the large crowd that had come to the festival heard that Jesus was coming to Jerusalem, they took palm branches and went out to meet Him. They kept shouting: “Hosanna! He who comes in the name … Continue reading

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The Beginning of the (Sort of) End

“Jesus answered, “Leave her alone; she has kept it for the day of My burial.For you always have the poor with you, but you do not always have Me.”” (John 12:7–8 HCSB) In John 12.1-11, we have a rather bizarre … Continue reading

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