The Ewe of the Nativity Grande Creche Color Series gazes with interest upon the baby lying in the manger, Jesus, the King of the Jews, the absolute focus of this and every Nativity, the one true “reason for the season.” A community of cloistered religious sisters brought this piece into existence, along with seventeen others which now together make up this nativity scene or crèche. Consider acquiring for your own crèche the Ewe along with the donkey, ox, sheep and lamb. By acquiring two or more pieces each year, you will soon discover that your Grande Crèche is in fact becoming ever more complete. One day, your crèche will indeed be complete and on prominent display for the Christmas season!
The Ewe – A Labor of Love, Faith and Hope
The Ewe is 7 inches tall and molded from local dolomite stone and resin. Every piece will be hand-finished by the nuns in their monastery atelier located in Western Europe. Each sister prayerfully completes one specific task as her contribution to finishing every piece. Because of how, where, and by whom each and every pieces is made, the Grande Crèche (color) is truly ”culturally authentic” as well as a most exquisite labor of love, faith and hope!
The Grande Crèche (color) – A Lovely Gift of Real Heirloom Quality
The Grande Crèche (color) emanates beauty, serenity, and depth in every place it is displayed during Christmas. In many European cities, crèches of every style and size are displayed prominently during Christmas in public places. This nativity set is a gift that bespeaks with theological and aesthetic conviction the unique “reason for the season”! This Ewe and the entire Grande Crèche (color) is a gift to be admired, appreciated and cherished for many a Christmas to come!
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