- May 24, 2020
An exhibit, which was to close Christmas Eve, showcased some 500 nativity scenes from Glass’ collection and a select few creches from a monastery.
For the first time St. Peter’s square hosts a nativity entirely sculted out of sand.
From the beach town of New Smyrna, Florida, just a stone’s throw away from Daytona Beach, Rich Varano never imagined his unique talent of sculpting sand would take him to the heart of Christianity.
While Mass participation drops in the country, Italians want you to back off from messing with their nativity scenes.