hosanna, palm branches, liturgy, kyrie, jerusalem, worship, communion, confession
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Hosanna is one of three words - the other two are Alleluia and Amen - that the church has taken over from the Hebrew into her worship in mere transliteration and without translation, as a frank and unabashed witness to her roots in the Israel of which she herself has become the successor under the New Covenant.
Religious Thought, Theology and Philosophy of Religion
Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)
Mark 11:8-10; Psalm 118:25;
Laity; Ministers; Scholars
Piepkorn, Arthur Carl
"Three Words in Our Worship: Devotional Reflections,"
Concordia Theological Monthly: Vol. 32, Article 41.
Available at: https://scholar.csl.edu/ctm/vol32/iss1/41