Something Different: 2012 Christmas Stamp Depicts Flight Into Egypt

Christmas stamp

So Joseph got up and took the Child and His mother while it was still night, and left for Egypt.  He remained there until the death of Herod. This was to fulfill what had been spoken by the Lord through the prophet: “Out of Egypt I called My Son.” --Matthew 2:14For fifty years, the U.S. Postal Service has issued a special stamp at Christmastime in recognition of the season.  The traditional religious stamp has typically featured a medieval painting of Madonna and Child; but this year, the ar … [Read more...]