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Nativity scenes: Why people decorate for Christmas with crèches

December 14, 2012 in The Daily Republic

St. Francis of Assisi is credited with staging the first nativity scene in 1223. Continue Reading

While shepherds watched

December 4, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

A Christmas tradition of more than 30 years greeted both children and adults this past Saturday night as actors and actresses from churches around the area presented the Living Nativity in front of First Lutheran Church on Douglas Street. Continue Reading

Away in a manger

November 14, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Nativity sets featured this weekend at Westminster
WORTHINGTON As the Advent season draws near, Nativity sets will be brought out for display at churches throughout the region Continue Reading