Hugo McCord (1911–2004) was an American preacher and biblical scholar within the Churches of Christ in America. He produced his own translation of the [1 ] New Testament (and Genesis, Psalms, and Proverbs), titled The Everlasting Gospel, which he affectionately called the Freed-Hardeman Version. [2 ] [3 ]
McCord attended a number of schools: Freed–Hardeman College (now
Freed–Hardeman University), the University of Illinois, the University of Tulsa, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. In addition to serving as a preacher in a number of congregations, he taught at Oklahoma Christian College (now Oklahoma Christian University).
Among his many converts he
baptized American church historian Earl Irvin West in 1935. [4 ]
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^ Meredith, Don (2011 Spring). "Campus Mourns Loss of Earl West". Bridge 51 (4) (Memphis, Tennessee: Harding School of Theology). pp. 1, 3.