Ad Crucem A Jesse Tree Collection 24 Ornaments

$ 125.00

The Advent Jesse Tree is a traditional way to teach one's children about how all scripture points to Christ. Each day, from the 1st to the 24th of December, a different scripture is focused on, moving from creation, to the Patriarchs, through the Old Testament, to the New Testament, and then focusing on the different descriptions of Christ.  
The Jesse Tree collection is also available in white acrylic or in blue acrylic. 

Dimensions: 2.8" square
Material: Maple Wood
Quantity: 24 Ornaments

Here are the details of each day's ornament and scripture reading:

JESSE TREE SCRIPTURES (The symbols are only suggestions)
December 1  Creation
Genesis 1:1-31; 2:1-4  Symbols: sun, moon, stars, earth 
December 2  Adam and Eve 
Genesis. 2:7-9, 18-24  Symbols: tree, man, woman 
December 3  Fall of Man 
Genesis 3:1-7 and 23-24  Symbols: tree, serpent
December 4  Noah 
Genesis. 6:5-8, 13-22; 7:17, 23, 24; 8:1, 6-22  Symbols: ark, rainbow
 
December 5  Abraham 
Genesis. 12:1-14  Symbol: torch
December 6  Isaac
Genesis 22:1-14  Symbols: altar, ram in bush 
December 7  Jacob 
Genesis. 25:1-34; 28:10-15  Symbols: ladder 
December 8  Joseph 
Genesis. 37:23-28; 45:3-15  Symbols: Coat of many colors, Sun, Moon, stars
December 9  Moses 
Exodus 2:1-10  Symbols: baby in basket, river and rushes
December 10  Samuel 
1 Samuel 3:1-18  Symbols: lamp
December 11  Jesse 
1 Samuel 16:1-13  Symbols: Flowering plant
December 12  David 
1 Samuel 17:12-51  Symbols: slingshot, 6-pointed star, lyre, staff 
December 13  Solomon 
1 Kings 3:5-14, 16-28  Symbols: scales of justice,
 
December 14  Joseph
Matthew 1:18-25  Symbols: hammer, nails
December 15  Mary
Matthew 1:18-25; Luke 1:26-38  Symbols: crown of stars, pierced heart 
December 16  John the Baptist
Mark 1:1-8  Symbols: shell with water, river
 
From December 17 - December 23, the Church prepares for the coming of Christ with the O Antiphons. 
December 17  O Wisdom
Symbols: Bible
December 18  O Adonai (Lord)
Exodus 3:2; 20:1  Symbols: burning bush
December 19  O Root of Jesse
Isaiah 11:1-3  Symbols: Stump and shoot of Jesse
December 20  O Key of David
Isaiah 22:22  Symbols: key, broken chains 
December 21  O Dayspring
Psalm 19:6-7 Symbols:sun rising or high in sky 
December 22  O King of the Gentiles
Psalm 2:7-8; Ephesians 2:14-20  Symbols: crown, scepter 
December 23  O Emmanuel
Isaiah 7:14; 33:22  Symbols: tablets of stone, chalice and host 
December 24  Jesus is Light of the World
John 1:1-14  Symbols: candle, flame, sun