Away in a basement, nativity set grows
Each figure in the Rev. George Schmit's Fontanini nativity set stands only five inches tall, but his entire collection is no little town of Bethlehem.
His Fontanini nativity set collection began as a simple crèche handed down to the Bird Island priest of St. Mary's Catholic Church nearly 20 years ago from a parishioner at his former parish in New Ulm.
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