Websters 1828 Dictionary Hosanna HOSAN'NA, n. s as z. [Heb. save, I beseech you.]
An exclamation of praise to God, or an invocation of blessings. In the Hebrew ceremonies, it was a prayer rehearsed on the several days of the feast of tabernacles,in which this word was often repeated.
Oxford English Reference Dictionary
n. & int. a shout of adoration (Matt. 21:9, 15, etc.).
It is the beginning of Holy Week.
We are living the week of the Passion of Christ.
Today I had a package in the mail.
An unexpected gift from Melissa.
Thank YOU , my blogging friend.
You know if we lived closer, we would
be go to coffee , book, etc.. friends.
I'm blessed by her words
every week as she strengthens me to love
God more and deeper ~~ leaning not
on my own understanding! She blessed me
with TWO BOOKS!
I think about Grace as Holy Week starts.
It came in the mail today.
HOSANNA IN THE HIGHEST.