Palm Sunday and April Fools

In a way, Palm Sunday and April Fools go well together - Jesus' triumphal entry, full of peoples' high expectations for their king, quickly turns to conflict and eventually the death of the king. "Hosanna!" turns to "crucify him!" in a matter of days. Palm Sunday is all about things not being what they seem. Kind of like April Fools.

This video from The Work of People illustrates the Palm Sunday-April Fools connection well:


Post a Comment