O Son of Man, who walked each day

O Son of Man, who walked each day

Author: Nancy Byrd Turner
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: Nancy Byrd Turner

Turner, Nancy Byrd. Born in Boydton, Virginia, July 29, 1880, daughter of Byrd Thornton Turner and Nancy Addison (Harrison) Turner. Composed her first verse at three. First published verse at age of 8--a romantic ballad, "Ruth in the Dentist's Chair" (he fell in love). Her father was an Episcopal minister; they lived in about a dozen small towns or rural communities during her childhood. In 1916, she went to Boston and joined the staff of Youth's Companion. She wrote under many pen names, and published in several magazines. She won numerous awards, including the "Golden Rose" of the New England Poetry Society and the Lyric Associates award of 1951. --Letter from Turner Rose to Jean Woodward Steele, Westminster Press, 1 February 1974, DNA… Go to person page >

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First Line: O Son of Man, who walked each day
Author: Nancy Byrd Turner



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At Worship, a hymnal for young churchmen #d204
Hymns for Children and Grownups to Use Together #d120
Songs for Worship #d133
The Book of Common Praise: being the hymn book of The Church of England in Canada (revised 1938) #645
The Canadian Youth Hymnal #188
The Church School Hymnal for Youth #d234
The Hymnal #182
The Hymnal #193
The New Hymnal of Praise #d269
The Student Hymnary #d269