You are here
The Egyptian Hieroglyphs in Yucatan
|The Egyptian Hieroglyphs in Yucatan
|Year of Publication
|Penrose, Charles W.
|The Latter Day Saints' Millennial Star
|2 June 1910
|Ancient America – Mesoamerica; Characters; Hieroglyphs; Language - Egyptian; Language - Mayan; Writing System
The author finds it most remarkable that “modern scientists” could overlook the Book of Mormon while so much of their research in the Americas and Egypt adds evidences to the divinity of the work. The London Magazine reports that there is a connection between the hieroglyphs of the Mayas and those of the Egyptians. Could these hieroglyphs have originated with Adam and Eve, or was it Lehi’s company who brought them?
Items in the BMC Archive are made publicly available for non-commercial, private use. Inclusion within the BMC Archive does not imply endorsement. Items do not represent the official views of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints or of Book of Mormon Central.
Get the latest updates on Book of Mormon topics and research for free