(1-10) And when they came nigh.—See Notes on Matthew 21:1-11.
Unto Bethphage and Bethany.—The better MSS. give “Bethany” only.
Whereon never man sat.—The fact is mentioned by St. Mark and St. Luke only.
Off the trees.—The better MSS. give “from the fields,” a reading which, perhaps, agrees better with the account of the “branches” given in the preceding Note.
And strawed them in the way.—Omitted in the better MSS.