The Nativity

Every year parishes and families put up nativity scenes in their churches and homes. We have invited parishes and individuals to send us photos of their nativity scene or “crib”….

Every year parishes and families put up nativity scenes in their churches and homes. We have invited parishes and individuals to send us photos of their nativity scene or “crib”. They are very diverse, often reflecting the cultures found in parishes or the culture of a family.

The Nativity Archdiocese of Wellington

Nativity in the bush

The Nativity Archdiocese of Wellington

A different kind of nativity scene

The Nativity Archdiocese of Wellington

Nativity scene from St Patrick’s Church, Masterton

The Nativity Archdiocese of Wellington

Bavarian nativity made from pewter from Ann Williams from the Cathedral parish.

The Nativity Archdiocese of Wellington

Holy Family Parish, Porirua

The Nativity Archdiocese of Wellington

Stable made from two beer boxes

The Nativity Archdiocese of Wellington

A nativity scene from Belgium, the size of a thumb. It belongs to Tony de Joux from St Francis of Assisi  Parish.

The Nativity Archdiocese of Wellington

Nativity embroidered in cross stitch by Bridget Taumoepeau from Ss Mary and Joseph Parish Otaki and Levin

The Nativity Archdiocese of Wellington

Nativity from Ludeth Mariposa from Our Lady of Hope Parish

The Nativity Archdiocese of Wellington

Nativity from Maureen Braakhuis from Wellington South