THE CROWDS WITHIN (Mark 14:1-15:47): 05 April 2009 (Passion or Palm Sunday)

THE CROWDS WITHIN (Mark 14:1-15:47):  05 April 2009 (Passion or Palm Sunday)

Today’s Readings

Dear Lord Jesus,

Today there are two prescribed Gospel readings:  The first, right after the blessing of the branches, recounts your triumphant entry to Jerusalem.  The second Gospel reading is the familiar account of your Passion, starting with your interrogation by Pilate until the laying of your body in the tomb.