Bringing the Christmas story to life

This month, parishes and schools in South Jersey have shared the message of the upcoming Christmas season through live nativities and presentations, providing an immersive experience for families. Above: Joseph (David Kenny) and Mary (Haley Shaw) with the newborn Jesus at Saint Joseph Regional School, Somers Point. Below: Bethlehem Angels Kelly Herrera, Maddelyn McCarraher, Adyson McQuillen, and Aubrey Pinter during “The First Christmas” at Saint Joseph, Sea Isle City; Mary (Melanie Rush) and Joseph (Michael Nieves) at Holy Trinity Parish, Ventnor.
Photos by Alan M. Dumoff