The origin of the Jesus Fish symbol and other history nuggets
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07-11-2012, 09:15 AM
The origin of the Jesus Fish symbol and other history nuggets
(07-11-2012 08:08 AM)Vosur Wrote:  
(07-11-2012 06:00 AM)Buddy Christ Wrote:  Instead (at around 9:45) we learn that the Greek word for "fish" (Ichthys) was actually used as a secret Christian acronym for something like "Jesus, anointed/Christ, God's, Son, Savior." It was an underground symbol of Christianity. Plus the Bible is chock full of references.

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I'm don't know if this is common knowledge and I'm just figuring it out, but it's 7 in the morning and I haven't been to bed yet. Toodles.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ichthys
My father told me about it's history as a child. It also appeared in one of those Christian cartoon movies. Smile

My father did too. Could it be we are brothers? Consider

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The origin of the Jesus Fish symbol and other history nuggets - Erxomai - 07-11-2012 09:15 AM
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