It wouldn't be the last time, either. Luke 19:28-44 tells us how Jesus entered Jerusalem, no longer a babe in His mother's womb, but a man publicly and popularly recognized as King! Men and women sang His praises spreading their coats before the donkey- riding Lord of the universe. Children waved palm branches, also placing them on the ground with their parents' cloaks to prepare the way for a KING! Riding on a donkey...
Jesus, all grown up now.
Jesus, stepping up to His rightful place as Deity.
Jesus, from humble beginnings to humble acceptance.
Jesus, rode a donkey to fulfill His Divine purpose - Twice.
Beginning and End.
Alpha and Omega.