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HOMILY OF POPE FRANCISPALM SUNDAY OF THE LORD’S PASSIONST PETER’S SQUARE9 APRIL 2017(Readings)Today’s celebration can be said to be bittersweet. It is joyful and sorrowful at the same time. We celebrate the Lord’s entrance into Jerusalem to the cries of his disciples who acclaim him as king. Yet we also solemnly proclaim the Gospel account of his Passion. In this poignant contrast, our hearts experience in some small measure what Jesus himself must have felt in his own heart that day, as he rejoiced with his friends and wept over Jerusalem.For thirty-two years now, the joyful aspect of this Sunday