The Olive Branch: A Symbol of Peace - Sponsor an Olive ...

May 19, 2014 · The dove is a symbol of the Holy Spirit, and it brings the olive branch (a symbol of peace) down to the people on Earth. Christian tradition also adds a dove carrying an olive branch to the story of Noah and his ark, a sign for Noah and his family that the flood and storm had finally ended after 40 days and 40 nights.…

Dove with Olive Branch as Symbol of Peace

The olive branch is a dynamic symbol of the human desire for peace, as shown in political drawings before the American Revolution. The white dove has become an international symbol of peace, thanks in good part to the fame of Picasso's 1949 lithograph for the International Peace Congress in Paris.…