O Son of Man, who walked each day

O Son of Man, who walked each day

Author: Nancy Byrd Turner
Published in 10 hymnals

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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 >

Text Information

First Line: O Son of Man, who walked each day
Author: Nancy Byrd Turner
Language: English
Copyright: © 1928 by the Presbyterian Board of Christian Education. From "The Church School Hymnal for Youth"



Instances (1 - 10 of 10)

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 #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

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