Alf Lohne

(1915-1993). Administrator, writer. Born in Kristiansand, Norway, he studied at Onsrud Missionary College in Norway, Newbold College in England, and the Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary in Washington, D.C. While a student he spent summers canvassing. In 1935 he began his denominational service as a Bible worker and literature evangelist in the East Norway Conference, and then served that conference and the North Norway Conference as evangelist. After further studies at Newbold College, he married Agnes Plata Torkelsen in 1940. In his capacity as a departmental secretary in the West Nordic Union and later in the Northern European office, he made an outstanding contribution to the church in that part of the world, particularly in the field of communications. In 1951 he was called t...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.

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