Speak to My Heart

Speak to my heart, Lord Jesus, Speak that my soul may hear

Author: B. B. McKinney
Tune: HOLCOMB
Published in 28 hymnals

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: Speak to my heart, Lord Jesus, Speak that my soul may hear
Title: Speak to My Heart
Author: B. B. McKinney
Meter: 7.6.7.6 with refrain
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Speak to my heart, oh, speak to my heart,
Copyright: © 1927. Renewed 1955 Broadman Press (SESAC)(admin. by LifeWay Worship).

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Baptist Hymnal 1991 #281

Baptist Hymnal 2008 #428

Celebrating Grace Hymnal #384

The New National Baptist Hymnal #328

The New National Baptist Hymnal (21st Century Edition) #211

Include 23 pre-1979 instances
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