Wherever He Leads I'll Go

"Take up thy cross and follow me." I heard my Master say

Author: B. B. McKinney
Published in 41 hymnals

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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: "Take up thy cross and follow me." I heard my Master say
Title: Wherever He Leads I'll Go
Author: B. B. McKinney
Meter: with refrain
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Wherever He leads I'll go
Notes: Spanish translation: See "Tu cruz yo toma y ven tras mí" by Marjorie Caudill
Copyright: © 1936, Renewal 1964, Broadman Press.



Instances (1 - 41 of 41)

Assembly Songbook #d74

Baptist Hymnal (1975 ed) #361

Baptist Hymnal 1956 #347

Baptist Hymnal 1991 #285

Baptist Hymnal 2008 #437

Celebrating Grace Hymnal #491

Christian Praise #331

Crusade Songs #4

Crusader Hymns and Hymn Stories #d223

Evangelistic songs #d67

Falls Creek Songs #d66

Favorites Number 7 #18

Free Will Baptist Hymn Book #d297

Hymnal of the Church of God #201

Hymns for the Living Church #473

Hymns of Faith #401

Hymns of Grace #d396

Hymns of the Christian Life #261

Hymns of the Christian Life. Rev. ed. #261

Inspiring Hymns #40

Junior Hymnal #d163

Look and Live Songs #d97


Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #441

Revival Hymns and Choruses #416

RitualSong #810

Sacred Songs of the Church #468

Sing Joyfully #543

Song Evangel #d55

Songs of Faith and Praise #675

Songs of Life, for Use in the Sunday School ... #d128

Songs of Victory #d71

Soul-stirring Songs and Hymns (Rev. ed.) #331

The Broadman Hymnal #99

The Celebration Hymnal #598

The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #367

The New Church Hymnal #326

The New National Baptist Hymnal #273

The New National Baptist Hymnal (21st Century Edition) #199

Voice of Praise #99

When Youth Sing #d169

Yes, Lord! #370

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