Who have found so safe a station

Who have found so safe a station

Author: E. W. Olson
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: E. W. Olson

Ernst W. Olson (b. Skane, Sweden, 1870; d. Chicago, IL, 1958) prepared the English translation for the 1925 Hymnal of the Lutheran Augustana Synod. As editor, writer, poet, and translator, Olson made a valuable contribution to Swedish-American culture and to church music. His family immigrated to Nebraska when he was five years old, but he spent much of his life in the Chicago area. Educated at Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois, he was editor of several Swedish-American newspapers and spent most of his professional career as an editor for the Augustana Book Concern (1911-1949). Olson wrote History of the Swedes in Illinois (1908). He also contributed four original hymns and twenty-eight translations to The Hymnal (1925) of the Evang… Go to person page >

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First Line: Who have found so safe a station
Author: E. W. Olson
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Hymns for Divine Worship in Churches and Sunday Schools and at Various Occasions #d181

The Hymnal of the Evangelical Lutheran Augustana Synod. Text ed. #d658

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