Mays was born in Anderson, Indiana, in 1944 and graduated from Indiana University (B.S. in Communications 1965). Prior to her work as published of Friends United Press (1981-1988) she worked in the newspaper industry. At present she is director of the United Way for two counties in Indiana. She has several published pieces and currently serves on the committee preparing a new hymnal for the Society of Friends. She lives in Richmond, Indiana.
--Presbyterian Hymnal Companion
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Display Title: In Bethlehem a Babe Was BornFirst Line: In Bethlehem a babe was bornTune Title: DISCOVERYAuthor: Barbara MaysMeter: Irregular with refrainScripture: Luke 2:7-16Date: 1990Subject: Holy Innocents |
Display Title: In Bethlehem a Babe Was BornFirst Line: In Bethlehem a Babe was bornTune Title: DISCOVERYAuthor: Barbara MaysScripture: Luke 2:6-20Date: 1996Subject: Angels | ; Children | ; Christmas | ; Epiphany | ; Story of Jesus | ; Love | ; Nativity | ; Peace | ; Quaker author | ; Quaker composer | ; Sacrifice |