Category Archives: Cribs


NEWS: Presentation on the mechanical crib held today

This gallery contains 3 photos.

This morning the hall in front of the mechanical crib at the Jesus of Nazareth Institute at Zejtun was packed with an audience listening to a presentation delivered by Joseph Pavia on the on-going restoration works on this 65 year … Continue reading


The Mechanical Crib at Zejtun

This gallery contains 5 photos.

His Grace Bishop Emmanuel Galea, then director of this Institute and Orphanage for hundreds of bereaved children, had the idea of constructing a sizeable crib, reminiscent of the Nativity of the Child Jesus.  Built in 1947, after several weeks of … Continue reading


Building a Crib – The Kids Experience

This gallery contains 6 photos.

On Wednesday 30th November, Wirt iż-Żejtun held an interesting activity for kids.  This activity was done thanks to the assistance given by the members of the Society of Christian Doctrine, MUSEUM Boys of Zejtun, and in fact it was held in their … Continue reading