The Vatican’s Tree

Belgium contributes this year’s Christmas tree from its Ardennes forest. We’ll see if there’s the same partial undressing after Epiphany as we saw last year. The plan for the tree after the scheduled deconstruction (February 2nd) of the nativity scene is to make wooden sculptures from the tree with proceeds to go to the poor. Last year’s tree when fully decoated, from the Catholic News Agency:

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Todd and his family live in Ames, Iowa. He serves a Catholic parish of both Iowa State students and town residents.
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