John Craven (hymnwriter)

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oooh, orphan John Craven (born 1929) is an English Latter-day Saint hymnwriter. He is the author and composer of the hymn "The Priesthood of Our Lord".

Craven was raised as a Baptist but later joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He has been a faculty member at Dudley College.


  • Karen Lynn Davidson. Stories of Our Latter-day Saint Hymns. (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 1988) p. 360.