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Jesus arrives in Bethany. At Lazarus, Martha, and Mary's house, Mary anoints Jesus' feet. (Jn.12:1–11)

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Jesus enters Jerusalem on a donkey and cleanses the temple again. (Mt.21:1–17; Mk.11:1–11; Lk.19:29–48; Jn.12:12–50)

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Jesus curses the fig tree and cleanses the temple again. (Mt.21:18–19; Mk.11:12–19)

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The disciples see the fig tree withered away. Jesus teaches and heals in the temple and on the Mount of Olives. (Mt.21:20–26:5; Mk.11:20–14:2; Lk.20:1–21:38)

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In Bethany, at Simon the leper's house, a woman anoints Jesus' head. (Mt.26:6–16; Mk.14:3–11; Lk.22:1–6)

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Jesus sends Peter and John to kill the Passover lamb and get the Passover meal ready. (Mt.26:17–19; Mk.14:12–16; Lk.22:7–13)
(The first day of unleavened bread)

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Jesus celebrates the Passover (the Last Supper) with His twelve disciples, prays in the Garden of Gethsemane, and is illegally arrested. He is crucified about 9:00 A.M. and dies about 3:00 P.M.) 14
PASS-
OVER
(The
Prep-
aration
Day for
the
Feast
of Un-
leavened
Bread)
The chief priests and Pharisees come together with Pilate. (Mt.27:62–66)

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F E A
Firstfruits of barley harvest offered. (Le.23:9–14)

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S T  
Sometime after 3:00 P.M. Jesus is resurrected from the dead. (Mt.12:40)

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O F
The women arrive at the empty tomb at dawn. (Mt.28:1–15; Mk.16:1–13; Lk.24:1–32; Jn.20:1–18)

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U N L E
Jesus appears to the disciples, not including Thomas. (Lk.24:33–48; Jn.20:19–24) (See Note 4 in “Passion Week” article.)

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A V E N

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E D   B
(Mt.26:17–27:61; Mk.14:12–15:47; Lk.22:7–23:56; Jn.13:1–19:42)

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R E A D

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Jesus appears to the disciples, including Thomas. (Mk.16:14; Jn.20:26–29)

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Ijar

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Jesus ascends back to the Father from the Mount of Olives. (Mk.16:15–20; Lk.24:50–53; Ac.1:1–14)

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Sivan

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Jesus sends the Holy Spirit. Firstfruits of wheat harvest offered. (Ac.2:1–41; Le.23:15–21) 6
FEAST
OF
PEN-
TECOST

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