The Triumphal Entry
Mat 21:1 And when they drew nigh unto Jerusalem, and came unto Bethphage, unto the mount of Olives, then Jesus sent two disciples,
Mat 21:2 saying unto them, Go into the village that is over against you, and straightway ye shall find an ass tied, and a colt with her: loose them, and bring them unto me.
Mat 21:3 And if any one say aught unto you, ye shall say, The Lord hath need of them; and straightway he will send them.
Mat 21:4 Now this is come to pass, that it might be fulfilled which was spoken through the prophet, saying,
Mat 21:5 Tell ye the daughter of Zion, Behold, thy King cometh unto thee, Meek, and riding upon an ass, And upon a colt the foal of an ass.
Mat 21:6 And the disciples went, and did even as Jesus appointed them,
Mat 21:7 and brought the ass, and the colt, and put on them their garments; and he sat thereon.
Mat 21:8 And the most part of the multitude spread their garments in the way; and others cut branches from the trees, and spread them in the way.
Mat 21:9 And the multitudes that went before him, and that followed, cried, saying, Hosanna to the son of David: Blessed is he that cometh in the name of the Lord; Hosanna in the highest.
Mat 21:10 And when he was come into Jerusalem, all the city was stirred, saying, Who is this?
Mat 21:11 And the multitudes said, This is the prophet, Jesus, from Nazareth of Galilee.