Christ entering Jerusalem
Image by Lawrence OP
"Say to the daughter of Zion:
Look, your king comes to you;
he is humble, he rides on a donkey
and on a colt, the foal of a beast of burden."
– Matthew 21:5
Detail from the 15th-century polychrome carved wood reredos in the church of St George and St James (Marktkirche) in Hannover.
Today is Palm Sunday when we commemorate Christ’s triumphal entry into Jerusalem at the start of Holy Week.