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Nativity scene - Wikipedia

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A nativity scene or crèche is the special exhibition, particularly during the Christmas season, of art objects representing the scene of the birth of Jesus. While the term "nativity scene"...

Visual Elements in Nativity Scenes - Glencairn Museum

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The visual focus of a Nativity scene is the Christ Child, with Mary, Joseph, ... While the New Testament never mentions a stable, Luke (2:7) recounts that Mary “laid ... was built over the cave in Bethlehem where the birth was believed to have ... Mary is sometimes absent from the earliest artistic representations of the Nativity, ...

What is a Christmas nativity? - GotQuestions.org

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A nativity scene is a representation of the night of Jesus' birth as depicted in the ... and Jesus were in a stable that night due to the overcrowding in Bethlehem's ...

Ilkeston - Nativity - Ilkeston Cam

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Dec 21, 2014 ... That scene of the Bethlehem stable is commemorated all over the ... of the citadel were about twenty different representations of the nativity and ...

Christmas crips (creche, manger scenes) in the Internet - Krippen

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Device in the stable for feeding the domestic animals; Creche, manger scene, figural representation of the holy family in the stable of Bethlehem (after Lukas 2),  ...

What is the “crèche” or Nativity or manger scene used at ...

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Crèche is the French term for a Nativity, manger, or crib scene. ... A crèche is a miniature, three-dimensional representation of Jesus' birth in Bethlehem on the ... the set are a manger with a bed of straw or wheat, the stable or cave, and the Star  ...

Was Jesus Born in a Cave in Bethlehem? - COGwriter.com

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Nov 21, 2012 ... Representation of Cave Grotto, Vatican City, January 2010 ... Jesus' birth in Bethlehem was foretold in the Old Testament: .... birth as having taken place in a cave near the village of Bethlehem ; such cave stables are not rare in Palestine. ..... But, he adds, no Nativity scene would be complete without them.

The Origin of Nativity Scenes - Free Republic

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Dec 23, 2010 ... In fact the word presepio (Nativity Scene) comes from the Latin verb ... dimensional representation of the birth of Jesus Christ, composed of ..... the town of Bethlehem on its crest and the stable with the Nativity scene at its foot.

Nativity scenes - Christkindlregion | Steyr | Garsten | Sierning ...

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Nativity scenes as traditional representations of the birth of Jesus in a stable in Bethlehem have inspired people for centuries. Renowned are the artfully carved  ...

The Institute for Sacred Architecture | Articles| A Roman Christmas ...

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At that time even more elaborate representations of the nativity scene were introduced ... The star of Bethlehem is typically present as well in the distant sky. ... and Matthew indicates that the Holy Family was no longer in the stable at that time.

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creche - Dictionary Definition : Vocabulary.com

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A creche is a representation of the scene of Jesus Christ's birth. It's the nativity ... a representation of Christ's nativity in the stable at Bethlehem. 2. n. a hospital ...

At The Manger - University of Dayton

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and the First Christmas Creche: The Premier Nativity Scene in a Stable with Live .... Students will be able to create a visual representation of the story of Christ's ..... 1 After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod,  ...

Creation Museum Nativity scene to upset 'stable' images - USA Today

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Dec 1, 2009 ... There will be no Christ child in a stable in the annual nativity display. Jesus, says founder and director Ken Ham, was born in a house in Bethlehem. ... They're cosseting the Holy Family in a "representation of a typical ...