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How long, O Lord, most holy and true

How long, O Lord, most holy and true

Author: John A. Widtsoe
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: John A. Widtsoe

John A. Widtsoe, John Andreas Widtsoe, 31 January 1872 - 29 November 1952; member Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1921 until his death; noted author, scientist, and academician; born on Freya island, Norway; moved to Namsos, Norway in 1874; emigrated to United States, Utah Territory in 1883; graduated Brigham Young College in Logan, Utah; graduated Harvard University in 1894; head, agricultural experiment station at Utah State Agricultural College; taught farming skills; 1898 attended University of Göttingen, Germany and obtained an A.M. and Ph.D. in 1899; part of time in Europe lived in Switzerland; 1900 became the director Agricultural Experiment Station in what is now Utah State U… Go to person page >

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First Line: How long, O Lord, most holy and true
Author: John A. Widtsoe

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Hymns, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints #d105

Latter-Day Saint Hymns #d129

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