April 17, 1879, Gothenburg, Sweden.

August 2, 1957, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Carlson was educated at the Free Church Bible School, Chicago, Illinois, and Northwest Bible College, Storm Lake, Iowa. He served as a pastor in the Evangelical Free Church, and edited the Chicagobladet. The author of many original hymns and translations, his works include:

  1. Consecrated to Thy Service
  2. He the Pearly Gates Will Open
  3. Lion of Judah, The
  4. Love Divine, So Great and Wondrous

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