Palm branches folded into crosses are about to be blessed

April 1, 2012 | 3:27 p.m. CDT
Gene Raiti holds up a palm branch that has been folded in the shape of a cross to be blessed by Father Simon Michalski on Sunday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Palm branches were distributed to patrons before Mass began to celebrate Palm Sunday, the Christian holy day that commemorates Jesus' entry into Jerusalem.

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