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The Childhood of Christ (Luke 2:39–52)

The Childhood of Christ (Luke 2:39–52)

This charming scene is of the childhood of Christ in Nazareth, showing the Holy Family together in the workshop of St Joseph. Christ, who was later known as "the carpenter" or "the carpenter's son", is depicted learning his woodworking trade from St Joseph, while holding a try square (Matthew 13:55; Mark 6:3). The Virgin Mary is … Continue reading The Childhood of Christ (Luke 2:39–52)