Tag Archives: Palm Sunday
Image from: http://clipart.christiansunite.com/ Wishing all Christians a blessed day as they recall the Saviour’s joyous entry into Jerusalem.
Here are some March celebrations and events with histories kids might like to investigate. St. David’s Day (March 1st, Wales) Adowa Day (March 2nd, Ethiopia) Lantern Festival (March 5th, China & Chinese communities worldwide) Holi (March 5th, India & East Indian communities worldwide) Purim (March 5th, Israel & Jewish communities worldwide) Baron Bliss Day (March […]
Ash Wednesday marks the start of Lent. On Ash Wednesday, Christians of various denominations go to church to have a cross put on their foreheads out of ashes that have come from the burning of Palm Sunday crosses from the year before. The crosses serve to remind the faithful of their mortality as the priests […]