Inscription of Autun

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Inscription discovered in 1839 in which Pectorius (3rd century) celebrates in Greek verse the Ichthus (fish), symbol of the Eucharist -

“Take the food, honey-sweet, of the redeemer of the saints, eat and drink holding the Fish in thy hands.”

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  • “Inscription of Autun”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 17 July 2010. Web. 1 October 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/inscription-of-autun/>