The LDS hymn, "We Thank Thee O God for A Prophet" is beloved by the members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Today every member knows and loves this hymn; it is sung at every general conference of the Church. It represents the testimonies of faithful saints all over the world. However, not many people know about the man who wrote this hymn- William Fowler. He had a great testimony of the restored Gospel and was steadfast in serving the Lord.