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 Easterbegan in a garden. Since the Middle Ages, and possibly earlier,European churches have created a temporary garden, often on MaundyThursday or Good Friday morning, lasting until the end of EasterWeek and beyond.
In certain mainland Europeantraditions, the garden remains until Pentecost, and some oldchurches even have Easter sepulchres built into the sanctuary, tothe north of the altar. These ...
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