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The Church of the Nativity is almost as well packed with exceeding holy places as the Church of the Holy Sepulchre itself.
Sometimes, in the later period, altogether original and very realistic scenes from actual English life were added, like the very clever but very coarse parody on the Nativity play in the 'Towneley' cycle.
Consequently this young damsel's nativity was hushed up and looked over, as if it were agreed on all hands that it would have been better that she had never been born.
IVERPOOL Cathedral has unveiled a mega-display of Nativity sets in its gift shop in the runup to Christmas.
NerdTalk Toys, LLC, a Phoenix-based startup, announces the arrival of their flagship product, The Zombie Nativity.
This piece in particular, is visually striking and plays upon all our inherited images of the nativity scene deriving from scripture, art, Christmas cards, and the nativity set in the home and church.
Illustrated with full-color photography throughout, The Season of the Nativity is packed with ideas for everything from unique advent calendars to using one's whole body to learn and reenact biblical parables, to planting bulbs and watching them grow in parallel with seasonal anticipation.
The youngsters at Rosedene Nursery look like they had a wonderful time |performing in their Nativity play in these pictures sent in by the Ormesby nursery The children |of Ormesby Primary School in Ormesby enjoyed a traditional Nativity show featuring Mary, Joseph, angels and kings Junction Farm Primary School, Eaglescliffe, |performing their Nativity story for parents in their school hall 111214JuNctioN Ian McIntyre The pupils at Sacred Heart School, Middlesbrough, perform-|ing their Nativity
The sad fact is that just one in three schools still holds a traditional nativity play, even though parents want the Christmas story to live on.
CHILDREN from a Blyth nursery school performed their first ever nativity play to a packed audience of delighted parents.
Whether pupils are acting out the nativity or performing in a play about another aspect of the Christmas they're part of a seasonal tradition stretching back across several generations.
Leventis Gallery in Nicosia yet, the first international temporary exhibition entitled The Nativity Stories may be just the collection of art to do with the festive season to give you your first look at the gallery.