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The Peace Pipe and the Book of Mormon

TitleThe Peace Pipe and the Book of Mormon
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1932
AuthorsSpencer, Pearl
MagazineImprovement Era
Issue Number9
Date PublishedJune 1932
KeywordsJesus Christ, Titles of; Native Americans; Peace; Savior in America

The Indian legend concerning the peace pipe is one of great significance to the Book of Mormon. The pipe was a symbol of Jesus, the Prince of Peace. The account of Jesus’ visit to the Americas might help to explain this legend more fully.