Ignatius of Antioch - century convert, Bishop of Antioch and martyr for the faith. Is said to have been the first to use the phrase "The Catholic Church". Gave his life for his faith & wrote to encourage other Christians.
"I have no taste for corruptible food nor for the pleasures of this life. I desire the bread of God, which is the flesh of Jesus Christ, who was of the seed of David; and for drink I desire his blood, which is love incorruptible" -St. Ignatius of Antioch