Passion Sunday


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Passion Sunday

n.
2. The second Sunday before Easter.
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Passion Sunday

n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) the fifth Sunday in Lent (the second Sunday before Easter), when Passiontide begins
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Pas′sion Sun′day


n.
the fifth Sunday in Lent, being the second week before Easter.
[1350–1400]
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Noun1.Passion Sunday - second Sunday before Easter
Christian holy day - a religious holiday for Christians
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Translations

Passion Sunday

ndomenica di Passione
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There was a special choral service for Passion Sunday at Rempstone parish church featuring The Cross of Christ .Refreshments were served to those attending to close the evening.
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Also called Passion Sunday, today recalls the Lord's triumphant entry into Jerusalem, riding a donkey into the Holy City where he was welcomed like a king by a crowd who laid palm branches and cloaks in his path, days before he suffered and died on the cross.
Today is also Passion Sunday. We recall how Jesus suffered for us.
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The reference was lost on some but for those who understood it, it will surely have rankled, particularly in the middle of Lent and as this weekend includes Passion Sunday.
|As part of its Observation of Passion Sunday, St John the Baptist, the parish church of central Cardiff, will host the girls of the Llandaff Cathedral School choir who will perform Stainer's The Crucifixion at 6pm this Sunday March 18.
Palm Sunday, which is also known as Passion Sunday, Willow Sunday and Flower Sunday, celebrates Jesus' entry into Jerusalem.
The Passion Sunday service was led by |the Rev Sue Burton.
Passion Sunday (the Sunday before Palm Sunday) is better known locally as Carlin Sunday due to a traditional dinner of carlins (grey/black peas) being served.
Phil believes NE4 VEG is the only place in the region still growing carlin peas, the dried version of which were once traditionally eaten during Lent on Passion Sunday.
May stands for Mothering Sunday and recalls Mary, Carlin means those dreadful grey peas which appear in pubs on Passion Sunday, while Palm Sunday and Easter Sunday complete the series with palm branches and eggs.