The Nativity of Jesus

The Nativity of Jesus -- the Christmas story -- is so familiar that even people who know nothing else about the Bible know the story illustrated in this window. It is told as a "whole" story, though it is drawn from two very different accounts found in the gospels of Matthew and Luke.

"... to you is born this day in the city of David, a Saviour, ..."

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In keeping with the overall layout,
the individual panels are read from left to right:

Mary Hears the "Good News"
[Luke 1: 26-38]

Mary Visits Elizabeth
[Luke 1: 39-46]

The Birth of the Baby
[Luke 2: 1-7]

Shepherds Hear the "Good News"
[Luke 2: 8-20]

Journey of the Magi
[Matthew 2: 1-12]

 For of a description of any panel, click on the title or on the panel itself .  

To the Glory of God and in loving memory of Helen Jean Rosser, 1931-1995.  Given by the Rosser family.