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"...
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 ...
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
Christmas cribs (manger scenes, nativity sets) in the Internet ... manger scene,
figural representation of the holy family in the stable of Bethlehem (after Lukas 2),
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
Dec 23, 2013 ... Francis of Assisi is the first one who made a Nativity scene in a cave ... the
manager scenes are an accurate representation of what happened the night
Christ was born. ... caves used for keeping sheep that dotted the hillsides in
Bethlehem. ... 28-29), points out barn structures and stables as we know them ...
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.
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 ...
Dec 2, 2015 ... The modern Christmas nativity scene is drawn from apocryphal texts in addition
to ... shepherds, angels and Magi crowding the Bethlehem stable. .... The nativity
scene is a timeless representation of when God became man; ...
That scene of the Bethlehem stable is commemorated all over the world in ... of
the citadel were about twenty different representations of the nativity and the one