Matthew 21:1-11 CSB

The Triumphal Entry

1 When they approached Jerusalem and came to Bethphage at the Mount of Olives, Jesus then sent two disciples,

References for Matthew 21:1

      2 telling them, "Go into the village ahead of you. At once you will find a donkey tied there, and a colt with her. Untie them and bring them to Me.
      3 If anyone says anything to you, you should say that the Lord needs them, and immediately he will send them."
      4 This took place so that what was spoken through the prophet might be fulfilled:
      5 Tell Daughter Zion, "See, your King is coming to you, gentle, and mounted on a donkey, even on a colt, the foal of a beast of burden." a

      References for Matthew 21:5

        • a 21:5 - Isaiah 62:11; Zch 9:9
          6 The disciples went and did just as Jesus directed them.
          7 They brought the donkey and the colt; then they laid their robes on them, and He sat on them.
          8 A very large crowd spread their robes on the road; others were cutting branches from the trees and spreading them on the road.
          9 Then the crowds who went ahead of Him and those who followed kept shouting: Hosanna to the Son of David! Blessed is He who comes in the name of the Lord! b Hosanna in the highest heaven!

          References for Matthew 21:9

            • b 21:9 - Ps 118:25-26
              10 When He entered Jerusalem, the whole city was shaken, saying, "Who is this?"
              11 And the crowds kept saying, "This is the prophet Jesus from Nazareth in Galilee!"