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Eating a scroll
Eating a scroll symbolized having the authority to speak the words of the scroll, or perhaps also to speak on behalf of the one who wrote the scroll.
Key passages
Re 10:9–10

And I went to the angel and told him to give me the little scroll, and he said to me, “Take and eat it up, and it will make your stomach bitter, but in your mouth it will be sweet as honey.” And I took the little scroll from the hand of the angel and ate it up, and it was sweet as honey in my mouth, …