The Nail-Scarred Hand

Have you failed in your plan of your storm-tossed life?

Author: B. B. McKinney
Tune: LUBBOCK
Published in 39 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Author: B. B. McKinney

Pseudonyms-- Martha Annis (his mother’s maiden name was Martha Annis Heflin) Otto Nellen Gene Routh (his wife’s maiden name was Leila Irene Routh) ----- Son of James Calvin McKinney and Martha Annis Heflin McKinney, B . B. attended Mount Lebanon Academy, Louisiana; Louisiana College, Pineville, Louisiana; the Southwestern Baptist Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas; the Siegel-Myers Correspondence School of Music, Chicago, Illinois (BM.1922); and the Bush Conservatory of Music, Chicago. Oklahoma Baptist University awarded him an honorary MusD degree in 1942. McKinney served as music editor at the Robert H. Coleman company in Dallas, Texas (1918–35). In 1919, after several months in the army, McKinney returned to Fort Wor… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Have you failed in your plan of your storm-tossed life?
Title: The Nail-Scarred Hand
Author: B. B. McKinney
Meter: 7.7.7.7
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Place your hand in the nail scarred hand
Copyright: © 1924. Renewed 1952 Broadman Press (SESAC)(admin. by LifeWay Worship). All rights reserved.

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Baptist Hymnal 1991 #318

Baptist Hymnal 2008 #513

Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #286

The New National Baptist Hymnal #78

The New National Baptist Hymnal (21st Century Edition) #176

Include 34 pre-1979 instances
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