Composer: J. Edwin McConnell (1914)
Published in 58 hymnals

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Composer: J. Edwin McConnell

McConnell attended the Webb Preparatory School in Bell Buckle, Tennessee, and William Jewell College, Liberty, Missouri. He worked with his father (former pastor of the First Baptist Church in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) in evangelism meetings for some time, playing the piano, singing, and directing the choir. In 1922 he began broadcasting his "Hymn Time" program on the radio, and was known as "Smilin’ Ed McConnell." © Cyber Hymnal™ ( Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: J. Edwin McConnell (1914)
Incipit: 34512 34326 21776
Key: B♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • The Evangelistic Piano Hymnal: Over 270 stylistic arrangements with "runs" and "fill-ins"
    Composer/Editor David Smither
    Published By: Trinity House Publishing, Inc. (1976) pp. 201

Piano and Organ Duet

  • A Song in My Heart: Gospel Duets for Piano and Organ
    Composer/Editor W. Elmo Mercer
    Published By: Stamps-Baxter Music (1989) pp. 19


Baptist Hymnal 1991 #421
Text: Whosoever Meaneth Me
  • Bulletin Score (PDF)
  • Full Score (PDF)
  • Bulletin Score (melody only) (PDF)
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #169
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #7434
Text: Whosoever" Meaneth Me"
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)


Instances (1 - 8 of 8)
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Baptist Hymnal 1991 #421


Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #169

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Hymns of Faith #235

Praise for the Lord (Expanded Edition) #778

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Sacred Selections for the Church #15

Soul-stirring Songs and Hymns (Rev. ed.) #211


The Cyber Hymnal #7434


Timeless Truths #509

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