How does your Easter garden grow?
Posted: 28 Mar 2013 @ 00:15
Many church Easter gardens are looking tired and dated, argues
the Church Times gardening columnist, Jamie Cable.
He offers suggestions for a fresh approach
YOU could say that Easter
began in a garden. Since the Middle Ages, and possibly earlier,
European churches have created a temporary garden, often on Maundy
Thursday or Good Friday morning, lasting until the end of Easter
Week and beyond.
In certain mainland European
traditions, the garden remains until Pentecost, and some old
churches even have Easter sepulchres built into the sanctuary, to
the north of the ...
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