Waiting for the Sunrise

Author: Baylus Benjamin 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 >

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First Line: The redeemed are waiting for the sunrise
Title: Waiting for the Sunrise
Author: Baylus Benjamin McKinney
Refrain First Line: For the sunrise, golden sunrise
Publication Date: 1933
Copyright: Copyright, 1933 by Robert H. Coleman

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Pilot Hymns #110

The American Hymnal for English Speaking People Everywhere #d324

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