Nativity Story

Enjoy the Story of the Nativity as interpreted by Irish author Henry Grattan Bellew. Mary gets exciting news from an angel and travels to Bethlehem with Joseph.

St. Francis and the Manger

In the early part of the thirteenth century Saint Francis of Assisi was troubled by the lack of holiness in the holiday season.

The First Nativity

You may be surprised to learn that the tradition actually began with Saint Francis of Assissi.

The Nativity

Take any hundred people in the western world and pose the question 'what does nativity mean to you'?

The Night Before Christmas

'Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse; The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there;

The Spelling Bee

Excerpted from "Spelling Bee" The Musical.

Three Wise Men

The miracle of Resurrection apparently so occupied early Christian thought that first chroniclers did not focus on Christ's long-awaited birth. About 75 years later, two later Gospel writers, physician Luke and tax collector Michael, chose to.