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Ichthys Wheel (Wheel Cross)

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music notes christian | ... musical eighth note and ancient christian symbol ichthys this//// if I ever got a tattoo this would be it

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probably w/o the fish "During the reign of Emperor Nero in Rome a persecution had broken out against the Christians living in that city. It caused them to flee to the catacombs to meet in secret and to use code words for things of a Christian nature. This was a secret symbol Christian's used to identify each other then. The letters "I", "X", "O", "Y", and "E" are actually an abbreviation in Greek letters standing for Jesus Christ, Son of God, Savior. "

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Watercolor style Jesus Fish tattoo on the right inner forearm. Tattoo artist: Adrian Bascur

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Schild mit #Haussegen aus #Schiefer mit dem #christlichen Motiv vom #Fisch (#Ichthys) …

probably w/o the fish "During the reign of Emperor Nero in Rome a persecution had broken out against the Christians living in that city. It caused them to flee to the catacombs to meet in secret and to use code words for things of a Christian nature. This was a secret symbol Christian's used to identify each other then. The letters "I", "X", "O", "Y", and "E" are actually an abbreviation in Greek letters standing for Jesus Christ, Son of God, Savior. "

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My wrist tattoo “…early Christians used the fish to distinguish their brethren from others on the road. By drawing one half of the fish in the dirt with their finger or a stick the Christian could test if a stranger was friend or foe... Another common reason given for the use of the Christian fish is found in an acrostic for the word "fish" in Greek... The Greek word for fish, ichthus

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