Saturday, December 27, 2014

Christmas at Bethlehem Monastery of Poor Clares 2014

Here are some Christmas Scenes 
from around Bethlehem Monastery

Our Choir Sanctuary

Nativity Scene in Our Cloister Courtyard

Nativity Scene in our Monastic Refectory

Stairwell Decorations

Looking into the Refectory

Novitiate Tree with Family Gifts

Novitiate Nativity Scene

Cheyenne's Cell is Decorated and Ready for her Entrance on Friday!

Cheyenne's Cell Crib


Anonymous said...

Beautiful! Thanks for sharing! I love all the nativity scenes:) It's neat to see the aluminium bowls too, I remember a Franciscan nun in my diocese telling me that Poor Clare Colletines use all aluminium dishes as part of their stricter observance of the rule of poverty, is that right?

Ester Regina said...

Actually, they are stainless steel:)