This stunning icon is from the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem. The original icon overlooks the altar of the church, which is located above the very place where our Lord and God and Savior Jesus Christ was born in the flesh.
More info about Rick's travels to Palestine: http://www.ricksteves.com/watch-read-listen/read/articles/bethlehems-mix-of-christians-and-muslims No longer just the little town of Christmas-carol fame, Bethlehem is a leading Palestinian city. Its skyline is a commotion of both crescents and crosses — a reminder that the town, while now mostly Muslim, still has many Christians. At http://www.ricksteves.com, you'll find money-saving travel tips, small-group tours, guidebooks, TV shows, radio programs, podcasts, and more on this destination.
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Posted by Unknown on Jan 2nd 2018
This was a wonderful addition to our feastday icons. I am so glad to have found it. This icon embodies the Peace and Love of the Christmas season! Beautiful colors, looks just like the picture online.
Posted by Julana Schutt on Dec 30th 2017
This is a clear, beautiful, high-quality icon, rich in color.