Holy Week is the most important time in the Christian calendar. It is a week of festivals which commemorate the death and resurrection of Jesus. Symbol: The Cross
Palm Sunday marks the start of Holy Week for Christians. When Jesus arrived in Jerusalem he was greeted with palm leaves and was very popular because people of Jerusalem thought that he was the King. The leaders of Jerusalem were jealous of Jesus that Jesus was so popular. Symbol: The palm Leaves
Holy Thursday is a day when Jesus comes into Jerusalem and has the last supper wit his disciples and has his last meal. During the Last Supper, Jesus gave bread and wine to his disciples. He famously said that these were his body and blood and asked his followers to perform this ritual in memory of him. After the supper Jesus then went to the Garden to pray. Symbol: The bread and the wine
Good Friday is the day when Jesus died on the cross. After a trial Jesus was sentenced to death and was made to carry the cross to the hill that he would be executed on. Jesus is then nailed to the cross and after some time Jesus dies. Symbol: The crown made out of thorns.
Haha ! look at him.
Holy Saturday is when Jesus is put into the tomb that is put into the cave. Symbol: The cave
Easter Sunday is the day when Jesus rose from the dead. Easter Sunday is the final festival of Holy Week. It is a joyful occasion and the most important one in the Christian calenders. Symbol: The halo