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Is there no kind, no lenient art

Is there no kind, no lenient art

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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First Line: Is there no kind, no lenient art
Author: Anne Steele

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Instances (1 - 14 of 14)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #511Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #231Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship (Rev. ed. with supplement) #231Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns: from Watts, Doddridge, and others (4th ed. with an appendix) #522Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (2nd ed. Enl. and Imp.) #234Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (6th ed.) #242Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms, for Social and Private Worship. (11th ed.) #242Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms: for social and private worship (3rd ed. corr.) #234Page Scan
A Selection of Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns from Watts, Doddridge, Merrick, Scott, Cowper, Barbauld, Steele, and others (2nd ed.) #522Page Scan
A Selection of Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns, from Watts, Doddridge, Merrick, Scott, Cowper, Barbauld, Steele ...compiled for the use of the Unitarian Church in Philadelphia #522Page Scan
Hymn Book for Christian Worship #544Page Scan
The Modern Harp: or, Boston Sacred Melodist. #d122
The Philadelphia Hymn Book; or, a selection of sacred poetry, consisting of psalms and hymns from Watts...and others, adapted to public and private devotion #522Page Scan
The Springfield Collection of Hymns for Sacred Worship #264Page Scan



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