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  1. Jennifer's Crèche — Yours free, to download and assemble!

     
    Jennifer's Crèche — a colorful depiction of The Adoration of the Magi and Shepherds — is a present to paper nativity afficionados everywhere from Jennifer Hooton of Salt Lake City, and shown much larger than its 8 x 6.25" size.
     Jennifer Hooton. "Alexis, my dear friend," writes Jennifer Hooton from Salt Lake City, "I hope this note finds you well and happy. I have often thought of you throughout the year, wondering what fabulous part of the world you were working in. ...
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  2. Cathedral of the Epiphany — The Adoration of the Shepherds Stained Glass Window

    The Adoration of the Shepherds Window, Cathedral of the Epiphany, Sioux City, Iowa, by Mayer & Company, Munich, circa 1900.

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  3. Cathedral of the Epiphany — The Epiphany Stained Glass Window

    Symbols of the Four Evangelists decorate the video frame of the Cathedral of The Epiphany, Sioux City, Iowa, a place, in the words of the Rev. William J. Vit Jr., Rector of the Cathedral, "Where God speaks to us." The Cathedral is filled with beautiful stained glass, created by the world-renowned Mayer & Company of Munich, Germany.

     The Adoration of the Shepherds, Cathedral of the Epiphany, Sioux City Iowa. (Mouseover the image to see the removed horizontal support bars.  ...
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  4. Chora Monastery Museum Nativity, Istanbul (Constantinople)

    Among the beautiful mosaics of the Chora Monastery Museum, The Nativity is featured in this video to the accompaniment of Ti Ypermaho Byzantine Hymn to the Virgin Mary.

     The Deisis —Supplication — Mother of God. Walk through the door of the Chora Monastery Museum and you step back in time. One-thousand-four-hundred-seventy-three years, to be exact, when Chora was one the many beautiful churches that adorned Constantinople, the jewel in Byzantium's crown.

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  5. Svatava’s Nativity — A free Download

    Svatava's Nativity — courtesy of Svatava Vizinová of Zábrdské Betlémy Crèche Museum — is yours as a free download. (Roll your mouse on and off the Crèchemania version, above, to see the differences with the original.)


    In her beloved museum, Svatava doing what she loves best — besides cutting-out and assembling nativities, that is — reverse-glass, podmalby painting.
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