Can aught beneath a power divine

Can aught beneath a power divine

Author: Anne Steele
Published in 14 hymnals

Author: Anne Steele

Anne Steele was born at Broughton, Hampshire, in 1717. Her father was a timber merchant, and at the same time officiated as the lay pastor of the Baptist Society at Broughton. Her mother died when she was 3. At the age of 19 she became an invalid after injuring her hip. At the age of 21 she was engaged to be married but her fiance drowned the day of the wedding. On the occasion of his death she wrote the hymn "When I survey life's varied scenes." After the death of her fiance she assisted her father with his ministry and remained single. Despite her sufferings she maintained a cheerful attitude. She published a book of poetry Poems on subjects chiefly devotional in 1760 under the pseudonym "Theodosia." The remaining works were published a… Go to person page >

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Author: Anne Steele

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A Selection of Hymns for the Use of Social Religious Meetings and for Private Devotions. 7th ed. #65Page Scan
Fulton Street Hymn Book, for the use of union prayer meetings, Sabbath schools and families #131Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Melody #173Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns for Public worship, Containing All the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts ... #d110
Psalms and Hymns, for the Use of the German Reformed Church, in the United States of America. (2nd ed.) #182Page Scan
The Modern Psalmist #d38
The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #300Page Scan
The Sacred Lyre #d45
The Virginia Selection of Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs: from the most approved authors; adapted to the various occasions of public and social meetings (New Ed. Enl. and Imp.) #289Page Scan
Village Hymns #d84
Village hymns for social worship, selected and original: designed as a supplement to Dr. Watts's Psalms and hymns (2nd ed.) #168Page Scan
Village hymns for social worship, selected and original: designed as a supplement to Dr. Watts's Psalms and hymns (Stereotyped ed.) #168Page Scan
Village Hymns for Social Worship, Selected and Original: designed as a supplement to the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts (6th ed.) #168Page Scan
Worship in Song: a selection of hymns and tunes for the Service of the Sanctuary #293Page Scan
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