Wednesday June 19, 2024

Palm Sunday 2008


Painting by Bernard Plockhorst of Jesus entering Jerusalem riding donkey with children laying down palms.
March 2008
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Daylight Saving Start
Sunday March 9
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Palm Sunday
Sunday March 16
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or -5939 days

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St Patricks Day
Monday March 17
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Good Friday
Friday March 21
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Easter
Sunday March 23
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Palm Sunday for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, March 16th.


Palm Sunday which is the Sunday before Easter Sunday and the start of Holy Week for Christians is a feast day commemorating Jesus’s entry into Jerusalem on a Donkey (symbolizing peace versus a horse which symbolized war).


The name Palm Sunday comes from the palm branches the crowd scattered on the ground in front of Jesus as he rode into Jerusalem. Many churches today will celebrate the day with other tree branches (Yew, Willow, Olive, and Box) as many climates are unable to grow the Palm tree.

Days to Palm Sunday 2008

Sunday, March 16th is day number 76 of the 2008 calendar year with -16 years, -3 months, -3 days until Palm Sunday 2008.


Palm Sunday
Name(s):Palm Sunday
Type:Observance, Christian
When:Sunday before Easter Sunday

Dates for Palm Sunday

HolidayDateDays to Go
Palm Sunday 2023 Sunday, April 02, 2023 -444
Palm Sunday 2024 Sunday, March 24, 2024 -87
Palm Sunday 2025 Sunday, April 13, 2025 298
Palm Sunday 2026 Sunday, March 29, 2026 648
Palm Sunday 2027 Sunday, March 21, 2027 1005
Palm Sunday 2028 Sunday, April 09, 2028 1390


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