The Infant Jesus of the Nativity Grande Creche Color Series depicts the central mystery of the Nativity. Fashioned with faith by cloistered nuns in their monastery workshop in Western Europe, this poignant baby statuette part of an 18-piece nativity set (or crèche). This Infant Jesus is the most important piece to acquire, along with the Virgin Mary and Saint Joseph (see below). With these three pieces in hand, you can then start adding to your Grande Crèche year by year, whether it is a gift for your own or another family, or a donation for your church. Eventually you will be able to display your Grande Crèche in its entirety during the Christmas season in your home, church, office, or workplace!
The Grande Crèche (Color) – An Infant Jesus Fashioned with Faith, Hope and Love
The Infant Jesus is 5.1 inches in length. All eighteen pieces of the Grande Crèche (color) are made from dolomite stone mixed with resin which is then finished by hand by the nuns in their workshop. Each nun prayerfully does a specific task assigned to her and thereby moves each and every piece to final completion. The Grande Crèche (color) is, then, as “culturally authentic” as it get – truly a genuine labor of love, faith and hope!
The Grande Crèche (color) – A True Heirloom Nativity for Generations to Come
Every Christmas season the Grande Crèche (color) will radiate beauty, serenity, and depth everywhere where families, friends, and persons of faith gather. In Europe during every Christmas season, crèches of every size are on display in many public places. May your own home, office, workplace, school and church be gifted with an heirloom-quality crèche such as this, a crèche which bespeaks with theological and artistic profundity the one and only “reason for the season”! This Infant Jesus with the whole Grande Crèche (color) is a gift of lasting heirloom quality that will cherished and displayed prominently for generations to come!
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