Behold, by sovereign grace alone

Behold, by sovereign grace alone

Author: Ernest W. Olson
Tune: O EWIGKEIT
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Ernest W. Olson

Ernst Olson was born on March 16, 1870 in Sk√•ne, Sweden. His family emigrated to America in 1875 where he attended Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois. He worked for Swedish newspapers, and for a publisher in Chicago, and later became editor of the Augustana Book Concern (1911-49). He wrote four original hymns, and translated almost 30 more. In 1948, the King of Sweden made Olson a knight of the Royal Order of Vasa. He died on October 6, 1958 in Chicago. NN, from Cyber Hymnal Go to person page >

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First Line: Behold, by sovereign grace alone
Author: Ernest W. Olson

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