November 21, 1867, Jämtland, Sweden.

July 21, 1938, Joliet, Illinois.

Riverside Cemetery, Moline, Illinois.

After moving to America, Dahlen lived in Moline, Illinois, where he came to Christ in 1887. He studied at a Baptist seminary (1892-95, 1899) and the Moody Bible Institute in Chicago, Illinois. He went on to pastor at Swedish Baptist churches in Dalbo, Minnesota; Ishpeming, Michigan; Brockton, Massachusetts; Worthington, Fergus Falls, and Milaca, Minnesota; and Roseland, Chicago, and Joliet, Illinois. His works include:

  1. Thou Tender, Gracious Father