Abstract

The aim of this study, therefore, is to trace briefly the historical origins and development of the LDS temple baptismal font and to investigate the various iconographic meanings which may pertain to it and its role as a potential vital symbol in the Mormon Church.

Degree

MA

College and Department

Humanities; Humanities, Classics, and Comparative Literature

Rights

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Date Submitted

1985

Document Type

Thesis

Handle

http://hdl.lib.byu.edu/1877/etdm86

Keywords

Fonts, Baptism for the Dead

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