Quo Vadis?

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According to a legend, first found in the ‘Acts of St Peter’, the words ‘Domine quo vadis?’ (‘Lord, where are you going?’) were spoken by St Peter when, fleeing from Rome, he met Christ, who replied, ‘I am going to be crucified again.’ Peter went back to Rome, where he was martyred.

Subjects: Christianity.

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