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How far beyond our mortal sight

How far beyond our mortal sight

Author: Anne Steele
Published in 16 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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First Line: How far beyond our mortal sight
Author: Anne Steele

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Instances (1 - 16 of 16)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d429
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #678Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or psalms and hymns for the public, social and private use of evangelical Christians (5th ed.) #678Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #678Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns adapted to public worship #H643Page Scan
Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #643Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Brethren in Christ #d187
Manual of Christian Psalmody: a collection of psalms and hymns for public worship #643Page Scan
Melodies of the Church: a collection of psalms and hymns adapted to publick and social worship, seasons of revival, monthly concerts of prayer, and various similar occasions... #d406
Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d324
Psalms and Hymns: adapted to social, private and public worship in the Cumberland Presbyterian Chruch #704Page Scan
Seamen's Hymns #678Page Scan
Seamen's Hymns and Devotional Assistant #d264
Social Psalmist: or hymns, selected for the private use and social meetings of evangelical Christians #678Page Scan
The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs": for public, social and family worship and private devotions at the Sanitarium, Clifton Springs, N. Y. #810Page Scan
The Lyrica: a collection of psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs, adapted to general use #451Page Scan
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