Jesus, the Passover Lamb, heads into Jerusalem, where He initiates a massive public demonstration as He offers Himself to be King of Israel. This event is the inauguration of the Prince of Peace as King of kings.
MATTHEW 21: 1-11 [Mark 11:1-11; Luke 19:28-42; John 12:12-14]
THE TRIUMPHAL ENTRY
During Passover time, Jerusalem was crowded with visitors. Every Jewish adult from a twenty mile radius was obligated to attend the celebrations, and this number was added to by many,
Hosanna, Triumphal Entry, Donkey, Son Of David, Easter Palm Sunday
In the day of Jesus, Bethlehem wasn't very impressive. And yet God chose it as the birthplace of the King. Why?
I love to sing, and so I want to start out this sermon by having us all sing the first 2 verses of “O Little Town of Bethlehem”.
“O little town of Bethlehem, How still we see thee lie!
Above your deep and dreamless sleep, the silent stars go by.
Yet in thy dark streets
Messiah, Nativity, Christmas, Death, Fear, Baby, Baptism, Forgiveness, Bethlehem, Manger, Isaiah, Micah, Hunger, Bread, Resurrection, Angels, Prophecy, Throne, Bread Of Life, Forgotten, Begotten, Judge, Satisfy, Condemn, Grave, Son Of David, Reign, Nazareth, Cosmic, Arimathea, Village, Rejected, Obscure, Shepherds, Linen, Accepted, Staple Of Life, House Of Bread, Anointed, Ephrathah, Birthplace, City Of David, Little Town
Christian/Church Of Christ
As John is shown heaven's throne, he sees the Lion of Judah as the slaughtered Lamb taking the scroll. How this truth drives out our worry! Parts: A. He is the slaughtered Lamb. B. He is the universal King.
Text: Revelation 5:1-6a
Theme: The Lion of Judah Reigns!
A. He is the slaughtered Lamb
B. He is the universal King
Season: Pentecost 4c -- God's Names
Date: June 20, 2010
Web page: http://hancocklutheran.org/sermons/The-Lion-of-Judah-Reigns_-Revelation5_1-6A.html
Grace and peace
Future, Worry, Jesus Christ, Son Of David, Shoot, Lion Of Judah