Domine, quo vadis?

Latin quotation from the apocryphal Acts of Peter

Do·​mi·​ne, quo va·​dis? ˈdȯ-mi-ˌne kwō-ˈwä-dis How to pronounce Domine, quo vadis? (audio)
: Lord, where are you going?
said by St. Peter who when fleeing persecution in Rome meets the risen Christ returning there to be crucified again

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“Domine, quo vadis?.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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