In the Christian tradition Palm Sunday is a day of triumphant celebration as Jesus rides into Jerusalem, the seat of the Roman Empire. Women, men, boys and girls lined the streets waving their palms and shouting hosanna which means blessed is he that comes in the name of the Lord. But let us fast forward, as we continue to deal with COVID-19, heightened racial tensions and the rise of white nationalism, is there a message for us in this ancient story? Rev. June Cooper is the Executive Director of City mission and ordained American Baptist Minister. with standing in the United Church of Christ. June values the promise of what can be accomplished, by mobilizing people of good faith, to overcome social in justice. Please join us.
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