Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion! Shout in triumph, O daughter of Jerusalem! Behold, your king is coming to you; He is just and endowed with salvation, Humble, and mounted on a donkey, Even on a colt, the foal of a donkey.
For a child will be born to us, a son will be given to us; And the government will rest on His shoulders; And His name will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Eternal Father, Prince of Peace.
“Behold, the days are coming,” declares the Lord, “When I will raise up for David a righteous Branch; And He will reign as king and act wisely And do justice and righteousness in the land.
Shout for joy, O daughter of Zion! Shout in triumph, O Israel! Rejoice and exult with all your heart, O daughter of Jerusalem!
Sing for joy and be glad, O daughter of Zion; for behold I am coming and I will dwell in your midst,” declares the Lord.
“But as for Me, I have installed My King Upon Zion, My holy mountain.”
Your throne, O God, is forever and ever; A scepter of uprightness is the scepter of Your kingdom.
Get yourself up on a high mountain, O Zion, bearer of good news, Lift up your voice mightily, O Jerusalem, bearer of good news; Lift it up, do not fear. Say to the cities of Judah, “ Here is your God!”
“I, even I, am the Lord, And there is no savior besides Me.
Behold, the Lord has proclaimed to the end of the earth, Say to the daughter of Zion, “Lo, your salvation comes; Behold His reward is with Him, and His recompense before Him.”
But they shall serve the Lord their God and David their king, whom I will raise up for them.
Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.
Nathanael answered Him, “ Rabbi, You are the Son of God; You are the King of Israel.”
For the choir director; according to the Shoshannim. A Maskil of the sons of Korah. A Song of Love. My heart overflows with a good theme; I address my verses to the King; My tongue is the pen of a ready writer.
Surely His salvation is near to those who fear Him, That glory may dwell in our land.
The heavens declare His righteousness, And all the peoples have seen His glory.
A Psalm of David. The Lord says to my Lord: “ Sit at My right hand Until I make Your enemies a footstool for Your feet.”
Cry aloud and shout for joy, O inhabitant of Zion, For great in your midst is the Holy One of Israel.
Behold, a king will reign righteously And princes will rule justly.
“For I am the Lord your God, The Holy One of Israel, your Savior; I have given Egypt as your ransom, Cush and Seba in your place.
“ Declare and set forth your case; Indeed, let them consult together. Who has announced this from of old? Who has long since declared it? Is it not I, the Lord? And there is no other God besides Me, A righteous God and a Savior; There is none except Me.
Break forth, shout joyfully together, You waste places of Jerusalem; For the Lord has comforted His people, He has redeemed Jerusalem.
She will bear a Son; and you shall call His name Jesus, for He will save His people from their sins.”
This took place to fulfill what was spoken through the prophet:
They *brought the colt to Jesus and put their coats on it; and He sat on it.
Those who went in front and those who followed were shouting: “Hosanna! Blessed is He who comes in the name of the Lord;
saying, “Go into the village ahead of you; there, as you enter, you will find a colt tied on which no one yet has ever sat; untie it and bring it here.
As soon as He was approaching, near the descent of the Mount of Olives, the whole crowd of the disciples began to praise God joyfully with a loud voice for all the miracles which they had seen,
took the branches of the palm trees and went out to meet Him, and began to shout, “ Hosanna! Blessed is He who comes in the name of the Lord, even the King of Israel.”
So they cried out, “ Away with Him, away with Him, crucify Him!” Pilate *said to them, “Shall I crucify your King?” The chief priests answered, “We have no king but Caesar.”
being justified as a gift by His grace through the redemption which is in Christ Jesus;