The root of Jesse will spring up, one who will rule over the nations. The heavens allign to salute the birth of Jesus. As protector, Joseph remains outside the cave and his eyes are focused on the distance. Mary sits beside her Son, smiling sweetly as she accepts the miracle God has granted the world. At the center lies Jesus, God Himself presented as a weak and harmless infant. One angel bears a red cloth, signifying Jesus' later sacrifice.