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.
College and Department
Humanities; Humanities, Classics, and Comparative Literature
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Boman, Dale Verden, "The LDS Temple Baptismal Font: Dead Relic or Living Symbol?" (1985). Theses and Dissertations. 4539.
Fonts, Baptism for the Dead