Palm Sunday Weekend


  • Kirk Center & Sanctuary First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem

Palm Sunday celebrated Saturday, April 12 at 6 p.m. in the Kirk Center and Sunday, April 13, 8:45 & 10:15 a.m.in the Sanctuary; 9 & 10:30 a.m. in the Kirk Center (child care is available for all services).

Palm Sunday commemorates the triumphal entrance of Christ into Jerusalem (Matthew 21:1-9), when palm branches were placed in His path, before His arrest on Maundy Thursday and His Crucifixion on Good Friday. It thus marks the beginning of Holy Week, the final week of Lent.