Christ's Entry into Jerusalem, Melozzo da Forli, 1477-82 Basilica della Santa Casa, Loreto, Italy
After Jesus had said this, he went on ahead, going up to Jerusalem.As he approached Bethphage and Bethany at the hill called the Mount of Olives, he sent two of his disciples, saying to them,
“Blessed is the king who comes in the name of the Lord!”
“Peace in heaven and glory in the highest!”
Antiphon for The Procession Matthew 21:9
Hosanna to the son of David; blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord, the King of Israel. Hosanna in the highest.
Setting by Thomas Weelkes (1576 - 1623)
University of the Philippines Manila Chorale
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