Christ Jesus, On Sunday, You Rode Into Town




Biblical References: Matthew 21:1-17; 26-28; John 13:1-17
Tune: ST. DENIO 11. 11. 11. 11 (“Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise”) Traditional Welsh hymn, in John Roberts’ Caniadau y Cyssegr (Songs of the Sanctuary), 1839.
Text: Copyright © 2017 by Carolyn Winfrey Gillette. All rights reserved.

First Verse:
Christ Jesus, on Sunday, you rode into town;
The crowds laid their coats and some palms on the ground.
They made you a welcome and called you their king,
But they did not know of the reign you would bring.