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Christ’s Authority is Questioned

The next day, Jesus and his disciples went by the fig tree that Jesus cursed the day before, and they noticed that the fig tree dried up from the roots. Jesus used this time to teach them about having faith. “21 And Peter calling to remembrance saith unto him, Master, behold, the fig tree which … Continue reading Christ’s Authority is Questioned


Cleansing the Temple

“12 And on the morrow, when they were come from Bethany, he was hungry: 13 And seeing a fig tree afar off having leaves, he came, if haply he might find any thing thereon: and when he came to it, he found nothing but leaves; for the time of figs was not yet. 14 And … Continue reading Cleansing the Temple


Fifth Day Before Passover

On the fifth day before Passover, Jesus rode into Jerusalem on a donkey as was prophesied. (Zechariah 9:9) As Jesus started to ride into Jerusalem the people recognized Him as their King, shouted “Hosanna,” and placed their garments and palm fronds on the ground in front of the donkey. The word Hosanna is interesting here. … Continue reading Fifth Day Before Passover