Manger Scene.

Manger Scene.

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We adore the tiny baby in the manger scene. Yet that helpless babe is also the Lord Almighty, "the Lord of Heaven's Armies" (Isa.
There is a spiritual significance to Christmas, too -- the significant symbol is the manger scene. Most people you ask would describe the traditional manger scene as a kneeling Mary and Joseph, an infant in a tiny manger, a dark-skinned Magi with turbans and gold, camels laden with treasure, a donkey, shepherds and an angel.
Bible readings, and the telling of the story of Christmas was read by various members of the church, who came together to create a tableaux depicting the manger scene. Maureen Stead and Graham Hirst acted out a humorous sketch about the innkeepers wife and a travelling salesman.
Our cover this year--by Bethany Morton, age 12, Glencoe, Ont.--is a simple, strong image of a classic manger scene. But this one looks as though it could happen next door.
Photo by Wayne Eastburn Members of Friendly Street Church of God participate in a living manger scene. WAYNE EASTBURN / The Register-Guard Jon Davie plays Jesus in the final scene of the live nativity program, which is in its 20th year.
A representative of a national Catholic organization threatened to denounce us in his publication as anti-Catholic because of a cartoon that centered on a manger scene. I told him that if the cartoon was offensive, surely it was offensive to all Christians, including Baptists, of which I am one, and not just to Catholics.
This includes Kente cloth holiday stockings, tree skirts and tree ornaments and an African-American manger scene.
the Three Kings) a long distance from the manger scene. This way, I argued, we can move them a little each day, plotting their arrival at Epiphany, then celebrated on January 6.
The display will stand alongside a Hanukkah menorah and Christmas manger scene.