Mark 11:1-6 NIV

The Triumphal Entry

11:1-10pp -- Mt 21:1-9; Lk 19:29-38 11:7-10pp -- Jn 12:12-15

1 As they approached Jerusalem and came to Bethphage and Bethany1 at the Mount of Olives,2 Jesus sent two of his disciples,

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2 saying to them, "Go to the village ahead of you, and just as you enter it, you will find a colt tied there, which no one has ever ridden.3 Untie it and bring it here.

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3 If anyone asks you, 'Why are you doing this?' tell him, 'The Lord needs it and will send it back here shortly.' "
4 They went and found a colt outside in the street, tied at a doorway.4 As they untied it,

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5 some people standing there asked, "What are you doing, untying that colt?"
6 They answered as Jesus had told them to, and the people let them go.