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TRIUMPHAL ENTRANCE

SYNOPSIS – At the end of his journey, the destination of Jesus was the Temple in Jerusalem – Mark 11:1-11

The account recorded in chapters 11 through 13 of Mark prepare the reader for the final week in the life of Jesus, the so-called “Passion Week.” A full third of the gospel of Mark is focused on the events of that final week, culminating in the death and resurrection of Jesus. All that has preceded in this gospel has been moving inexorably to his arrest, trial, and execution in the city of Jerusalem.

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