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 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 ...
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 ...
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
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),
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.
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.
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
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
The Nativity scene, lovingly set up beneath the Christmas tree, is a fixed part of ...
had the idea, back in 1223, of setting up a representation of the Christmas story.
... but the main components have remained the same: the stable at Bethlehem ...