Jesus traveled to Jerusalem for the Passover Feast not long after the resurrection of Lazarus. Upon entering the city, people in the crowds began crying out, “Hosanna!” and “Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord!”
The Pharisees saw the growing popularity (and influence) that Jesus had and it disturbed them. They needed to do something about him… (John 12).
Sermon preached on July 8, 2018.