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Christians Celebrate Palm Sunday, Starting Holy Week
Palm Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ's entrance into Jerusalem, when his followers laid palm branches in his path.
Roman Catholic devotees wave palm fronds to be blessed by a priest to commemorate Palm Sunday which marks the beginning of Holy Week Sunday, March 20, 2016 at the Redemptorist Church in Baclaran, south of Manila, Philippines. For Christians, Palm Sunday marks Jesus Christ's entrance into Jerusalem when his followers laid palm branches in his path, prior to his crucifixion.