Mormon studies, hymns, musical settings
Saints sang this hymn to musical settings ranging from a Stephen Foster tune to a melody played by a Nephite in a dream. But eventually they canonized a tune form the genre of "gospel hymns."
"“O My Father”: The Musical Settings,"
BYU Studies Quarterly: Vol. 36:
1, Article 4.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/byusq/vol36/iss1/4