The Holy Father visits Italian town of Greccio where First Crèche of Jesus was recreated by St. Francis

The Holy Father on Monday, made a surprise visit to the Italian town of Greccio, where St. Francis recreated the First Nativity Scene in December 1223,making use of local animals and a sculptured image of the child Jesus in a manger to recreate the events surrounding the birth of Jesus. Pope Francis traveled in his Ford Focus… Continue reading The Holy Father visits Italian town of Greccio where First Crèche of Jesus was recreated by St. Francis