John 12:12-15 NIV

Jesus Comes to Jerusalem as King

12 The next day the great crowd that had come for the festival heard that Jesus was on his way to Jerusalem.

References for John 12:12

      13 They took palm branches and went out to meet him, shouting, “Hosanna!a ” “Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord!”b“Blessed is the king of Israel!”

      References for John 12:13

        • “ 12:13 - A Hebrew expression meaning “Save!” which became an exclamation of praise
        • ” 12:13 - Psalm 118:25,26
          14 Jesus found a young donkey and sat on it, as it is written:
          15 “Do not be afraid, Daughter Zion; see, your king is coming, seated on a donkey’s colt.”c

          References for John 12:15