Jesus – The Triumphal Entry and the Ultimate Sacrifice

April 17, 2019 Max Frazier Series: The Thread of Redemption

Today marks the beginning of what is known as Holy Week, the final week in the earthly life of Jesus. The week began with a marked celebration as He entered into Jerusalem on the back of a donkey amid the joyous throngs. Yet the week continued with one assault upon His character after another as the religious leaders sought a way to cause His death. Knowing that the purpose for which He had come to this earth was soon upon Him, Jesus had a final supper with His disciples, prayed for them in the Garden of Gethsemane, and then was arrested, tried, and put to death. Yet the cries of a Victor were heard from His lips as He proclaimed “It is finished!”