Pictures for Passion / Palm Sunday, Year C

This is a small selection of free-use illustrations, photographs or images based on the readings and prayers/propers in the Roman Catholic lectionary for the Passion / Palm Sunday Year C.  It is part of the Lectionary Art Series.

See Hymn Suggestions for this Sunday for more information about the readings and seasonal notes about this day, and links to other weeks.


Jesus enters Jerusalem and the crowds welcome him

Assisi, Lower Basilica, San Francesco, southern transept

Source: Wikimedia
Artist:     Pietro Lorenzetti (c. 1280 – 1348)

Jesus enters Jerusalem - Giotto

Source:   Wikimedia
Artist:     Giotto (1266–1337)

The Procession in the Streets of Jerusalem (Le cortège dans les rues de Jérusalem) - Tissot

Source:    Wikimedia
Artist:     James Tissot (1836–1902)

Breaking of a Palm Leaf for the Entry into Jerusalem

Attribution:    Giotto, 1266?-1337. From Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN.


Palm branch close-up, and with "Hosanna to the King"

Line Art

Palm branch

Palm branch - colour


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