Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion; shout, O daughter of Jerusalem: behold, thy King cometh unto thee: he is just, and having salvation; lowly, and riding upon an ass, and upon a colt the foal of an ass.
Take my yoke on you and become like me, for I am gentle and without pride, and you will have rest for your souls;
Say to the daughter of Zion, See, your King comes to you, gentle and seated on an ass, and on a young ass.
And they took the young ass to Jesus, and put their clothing on him, and he got on his back.
Saying, Go into the little town in front of you, and on going in you will see a young ass fixed with a cord, on which no man has ever been seated; let him loose and take him.
And Jesus saw a young ass and took his seat on it; as the Writings say,
Let your mouth be open, judging rightly, and give right decisions in the cause of the poor and those in need.
He will make no cry, his voice will not be loud: his words will not come to men's ears in the streets.
But men will be glad and have joy for ever in what I am making; for I am making Jerusalem a delight, and her people a joy.
See, the days are coming, says the Lord, when I will give effect to the good word which I have said about the people of Israel and the people of Judah.
His coming will not be with fighting or loud cries; and his voice will not be lifted up in the streets.
His help he has given to Israel, his servant, so that he might keep in mind his mercy to Abraham and his seed for ever,
And they said, The Lord has need of him.