And when he had thus spoken, he went before, ascending up to Jerusalem.…
I. THE MANNER IN WHICH HE WENT. The only occasion on which we find Him riding. Fulfilment of a prophecy.
II. THE RECEPTION HE MET WITH.
III. THE SORROW OF WHICH HE WAS THE SUBJECT, NOTWITHSTANDING THE ACCLAMATIONS HE RECEIVED.
1. A benevolent wish.
2. An alarming sentence.
3. A melancholy prediction.Conclusion: Let us remember for our warning, that gospel opportunities when slighted will not be long continued.
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