A representation usually in carving or stained glass of the genealogy of Jesus as a tree with Jesse at the base and intermediate descendants on branching scrolls of foliage.
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- Just when I think they have probably outgrown a particular tradition like the Jesse tree, someone will ask, ‘When are we going to get out that old tree branch and hang things on it?’
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