Holy Trinity Anglican Church

Sermons and Reflections

A Disappointing Messiah – Sermon for Palm Sunday 2017

entryintojerusalemToday’s Sermon – Disappointing Messiah


Liturgy of the Palms         Matthew 21:1-11

First Lesson                        Isaiah 52:13-53:12

Psalm                                   Psalm 31:9-16

Second Lesson                   Philippians 2:5-11

Gospel                                 Matthew 26:14-27:66

COLLECT: Almighty and everliving God, in your tender love for the human race you sent your Son our Savior Jesus Christ to take upon him our nature, and to suffer death upon the cross, giving us the example of his great humility: Mercifully grant that we may walk in the way of his suffering, and also share in his resurrection; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.