Christian denominations celebrate Palm Sunday
Published Sunday 13/04/2014 22:55
BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) -- Christian denominations celebrated the Palm Sunday feast which celebrates the entry of Jesus into Jerusalem.
The Eastern and Western Christian denominations in Palestine celebrate the holy week with masses and prayers in churches. The ceremony includes blessing palm leaves and traditional processions in church yards.
The palms symbolize Jesus' victory when he entered Jerusalem. Palm Sunday is the last Sunday of Lent and the last one before Easter.