The following Nativities are each displayed in a unique permanent setting created by Marian Library Crèche Collection volunteers. The descriptive text for each was written by Father Johann Roten, S.M.

nativity set from Haiti

Culture of Death
Patrick Pierre
Carved wood

The adult ponders: Are we exporting a culture of death? Are the symbols of life swallowed up in trash? How solid is the bulwark of the Incarnation and its promise of a culture of life?

– ML.2493