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IHS ('Iesus Hominum Salvator') - symbol of Christ

Usually interpreted as meaning Iesus Hominum Salvator (Jesus, Saviour of Men) from the Latin, but other English alternatives such as 'I Have Suffered' are in use. See the Catholic Encyclopedia. The monogram also occurs as IHC.

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  IHS Monogram    from    Sacred Monograms IHS Monogram
from Sacred Monograms

about 1883
Church of the Holy Trinity, Tylorstown, Rhondda Cynon Taff
sanctuary apse
  Christian Symbols Christian Symbols
firm/studio: Celtic Studios
Furnace Mission Church, Furnace, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire
(liturgical) east wall
  IHS Monogram IHS Monogram
firm/studio: Holland & Holt
about 1872
Church of St Peter ad Vincula, Pennal, Gwynedd
west wall
  Angels Angels
about 1890
Church of St Catherine, Llanfaes, Anglesey
west wall of the south aisle
  Christian Symbols Christian Symbols
second half of the nineteenth century
Church of St Beuno, Clynnog Fawr, Gwynedd
east wall of the chancel
 Bedydd Sanctaidd   (Holy Baptism) Bedydd Sanctaidd (Holy Baptism)
firm/studio: Celtic Studios
Church of St Michael, Llandre, Ceredigion
  Sanctuary Windows Sanctuary Windows
firm/studio: Celtic Studios
Church of the Holy Spirit, Prestatyn, Denbighshire
  Celtic Cross Celtic Cross
about 1947
Church of St Seiriol, Penmaenmawr, Conwy
south wall of the south aisle
  Crucifixion with the Virgin Mary, St John, St Mary Magdalene and Longinus Crucifixion with the Virgin Mary, St John, St Mary Magdalene and Longinus
firm/studio: A L Moore & Son
Church of St Cynllo, Llangynllo, Ceredigion
north wall of the nave
  The Risen Christ with Angels The Risen Christ with Angels
Church of St Tyrnog, Llandyrnog, Denbighshire
east wall of the south nave

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