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Palm Sunday

9th April 2017: Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord

"Many people spread their cloaks on the road, and others spread leafy branches that they had cut from the fields. Those preceding him as well as those following kept crying out. “Hosanna! Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord!”" Mark 11:8-9

Saturday, 8th April 2017 (Vigil):
Betfage - Franciscan Church
9:00 Solemn mass (Commemoration of Jesus' entry into Jerusalem)

Jerusalem - Basilica of the Holy Sepulcher
7:00 Solemn mass
14:30 Solemn entry of the Apostolic Administrator Msgr. Pierbattista Pizzaballa and procession
23:40 Vigil in the Chapel of the Blessed Sacrament presided by Fr. Francesco Patton, Custos of the Holy Land

Sunday, 9th April 2016 (Feast day):
Jerusalem - Basilica of the Holy Sepulcher
7:00 Procession with palms and pontifical mass at the Altar of Mary Magdalene
17:00 Daily procession

Mount of Olives (starting from Betfage)
14:30 Procession with palms

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