Hosanna!

A Palm Sunday Festive Introit or Anthem based on Matthew 21:9

Music by Ron Klusmeier
Tune Name: HOSANNA!

Lyrics as Poetry

Hosanna! Hosanna!
Hosanna in the highest!
Hosanna! Hosanna!
Hosanna in the highest!

Hosanna! Hosanna!
Hosanna in the highest!
Hosanna! Hosanna!
Hosanna in the highest!

Blessed is the one
who comes in the name of God.

Blessed is the one
who comes in the name,
who comes in the name,
who comes in the name of God!

Hosanna! Hosanna!
Hosanna in the highest!
Hosanna! Hosanna!
Hosanna in the highest!

Hosanna in the highest!
Hosanna in the highest!
Hosanna in the highest!

Scripture References

  • Matthew 21:1-11
  • Matthew 21:9
  • Mark 11:1-11
  • Luke 19:28-40
  • John 12:12-16

Season, Theme
or Subject

  • Palm Sunday

Presentation Suggestions

The beginning and ending sections of this anthem capture the excite-ment of Jesus’ triumphant entry into Jerusalem. A brief middle section is somewhat more reflective, a reminder of the divinity of Jesus.

As an Introit, it can set the tone for a joyous Palm Sunday celebration.


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