THIS is a custom I have never heard of before: as part of the
preparation for Lent at St Nicholas's, Wade, Birchington, in
Canterbury diocese, two members of the
congregation buried two "Alleluia" posters in the Easter garden.
The congregation sang a Celtic "Alleluia" as the words were covered
Canon James Rosenthal tells me that the posters will be dug up
at the Easter vigil, as the word comes back into use in the Easter