This Palm Sunday, as we remember Jesus’ triumphant entry into Jerusalem, let’s take a look at some of the most powerful Bible verses about this holy day. In particular, these verses remind us of the great power and love that God has for us, even in the midst of our trials.
Palm Sunday Bible Verses
Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion! Shout aloud, O daughter of Jerusalem! Behold, your king is coming to you; righteous and having salvation is he, humble and mounted on a donkey, on a colt, the foal of a donkeyZechariah 9:9
The next day the large crowd that had come to the feast heard that Jesus was coming to Jerusalem. So they took branches of palm trees and went out to meet him, crying out, ‘Hosanna! Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord, even the King of IsraelJohn 12:12-13
For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through himJohn 3:16-17
Palm Sunday Bible Verses Luke
The Bible is a compilation of religious texts that Jews and Christians consider to be sacred. The New Testament of the Bible is a collection of 27 books that tells the story of Jesus’ life, death, and resurrection. Palm Sunday is the Sunday before Easter and marks the beginning of Holy Week. On Palm Sunday, Christians commemorate Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem. The following Bible verses from the book of Luke are associated with Palm Sunday.
As he was drawing near — already on the way down the Mount of Olives — the whole multitude of his disciples began to rejoice and praise God with a loud voice for all the mighty works that they had seenLuke 19:37
More than that, we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, and endurance produces character, and character produces hopeRomans 5:3-4
Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, RejoicePhilippians 4:4
Bible Verses for Palm Sunday
On Palm Sunday Christians around the world celebrate Jesus’ triumphant entry into Jerusalem. As he rode on a donkey, the people of Jerusalem spread palm branches in his path, welcoming him as their king. The Bible is full of verses that remind us of Jesus’ role as our savior. Here are some of our favorites:
“Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion! Shout, Daughter of Jerusalem!
Jesus looked at them and said, ‘With man this is impossible, but not with God; all things are possible with GodMark 10:27
We must not get tired of doing good, for we will reap at the proper time if we don’t give upGalatians 6:9
It is a trustworthy statement, deserving full acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners, among whom I am foremost of all1 Timothy 1:15
Palm Sunday is a special day to commemorate Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem. It’s a time when we can reflect on the power of God’s Word and how it can change our lives. I encourage you to read through the Bible verses listed above and allow them to impact your heart and mind. As we approach Easter, may these verses remind us of the great sacrifice that Jesus made for us.