1st child (walks up to the others, speaking to the whole
group he says:)
"What is everyone doing?"
2nd child: "We are waiting for Jesus to come by."
1st child: "Who is Jesus?"
2nd child: "You donít know who Jesus is?"
3rd child: "They say he is going to be our King. He is
the son of God and he will free us from the Romans."
1st child: "Boy, that would be great, he must be a big
and powerful man."
4th child: "Get a branch and you can wave it at him
when he comes. He is coming to Jerusalem to celebrate the
2nd child: "I canít see anything, I canít see
Jesus, but I hear some shouting."
3rd child: "What are they shouting?"
Lady: "They are shouting. Hosanna, blessed is the king
of Israel that cometh in the name of the Lord. Hosanna means save
4th Child: "I can see him, I can see him, He is riding
on a donkey."
1st child: "Why is he riding on a donkey, donít kings
usually ride on a horse?í
4th child: "Here he comes, here he comes!"
(Everyone acts like Jesus is right in front of them, while waving
3rd child: "Jesus is so kind and happy, but today he
looks so sad."
(Everyone puts their branches down.)
Everyone says together: "Hail to our King! ...Jesus!
(Then everyone acts like Jesus has passed by.)
4th child: "There he goes, bye Jesus...bye Jesus."
1st child: When do you think Jesus will be made king? Where
are his soldiers? All kings have soldiers!"