It was less than a week now before Jesus would die. However, before He should lay down His life for the world, He needed to do something very special. This happened one day while He and His disciples were on their way to Jerusalem. As they were passing by the little village of Bethphage on the Mount of Olives, Jesus told two of His disciples, “Go into the village, and there inside the city gate you will find a donkey tied and its baby colt with it. Let them loose and bring them to Me.