6th Sunday in Lent (Year B)
(Palm Sunday / Second Sunday of the Passion)

See below for alternative readings relating to The Passion


Entry into Jerusalem

Mark 11: 1-11

All glory, laud and honour (StF 262)
Hosanna, hosanna, hosanna in the highest! (StF 263)
Make way, make way, for Christ the King (StF 264)

John 12: 12-16

Hosanna, hosanna, hosanna in the highest! (StF 263)
My song is love unknown (StF 277)

Ride on, ride on in majesty! (StF 265)

Psalm 118: 1-2, 19-29

Hymns echoing the psalmist’s theme

All people that on earth do dwell (StF 1)
Christ is made the sure foundation (StF 677)
He is exalted, the King is exalted on high (StF 52)
Who would true valour see (StF 486)


 

The Passion

Isaiah 50: 4-9a

Come, wounded healer, your sufferings reveal (StF 271)
O precious sight, my Saviour stands (StF 279)
Who would ever have believed it? (StF 290)

Psalm 31: 9-16

Hymns echoing the psalmist’s theme

Open, lord, my inward ear (StF 450)
When circumstances make my life too hard to understand (StF 641)
When, O God, our faith is tested (St 643)

Philippians 2: 5-11

And can it be that I should gain (StF 345)
At the name of Jesus (StF 317)
Hail, thou once despised Jesus (StF 301)
The head that once was crowned with thorns (StF 640)

Mark 14: 1-15: 47 or Mark 15: 1-39 (40-47)

Christ, our King before creation (StF 318)
Come and see, come and see (StF 270)
From heaven you came, helpless babe (StF 272)
Lift high the Cross, the love of Christ proclaim (StF 276)
Lord Christ, we praise your sacrifice (StF 359)
Lord, you have my heart (StF 559)
O Love divine, what have you done! (StF 278)
O sacred head, sore wounded (StF 280)
Son of God humiliated (website only)
Stay here where nails are driven (StF 282)
The desolate Messiah dies (StF 283)
Were you there when they crucified my Lord? (StF 285)
When I survey the wondrous cross (StF 287)
When you prayed beneath the trees (StF 339)
‘Why has God forsaken me?’ (StF 291)