[While passing through this world of sin]

[While passing through this world of sin]

Composer: B. B. McKinney (1924)
Published in 23 hymnals

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Composer: 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 >

Tune Information

Title: [While passing through this world of sin]
Composer: B. B. McKinney (1924)
Incipit: 53451 76665 45322
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Piano Solo

  • Amazing Grace: For the Piano
    Composer/Editor Sharron Lyon
    Published By: Broadman Press (1988) pp. 14
  • PedalPoint Volume 5 Number 4 July August September 1986: Church Music and Study Helps for Pianists and Organists
    Composer/Editors Sharron Lyon; Barry Braman
    Published By: The Sunday School Board of the Southern Baptist Convention (1986) pp. 20

Piano and Organ Duet

  • Have Faith in God: Hymns of B. B. McKinney for Organ and Piano
    Composer/Editors Donald P. Hustad; Baylus Benjamin McKinney
    Published By: Van Ness Press, Inc. (1986) pp. 26


Instances (1 - 9 of 9)
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Baptist Hymnal 1991 #571

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Baptist Hymnal 2008 #363

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #294


Small Church Music #1722


The Cyber Hymnal #12451

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The New National Baptist Hymnal (21st Century Edition) #231


Yes, Lord! #446

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ترانيم الإيمان #292

تسابيح المحبة #397

Include 14 pre-1979 instances
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