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Jesus, thou Source divine

Jesus, thou Source divine

Author: Anne Steele
Published in 17 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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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #313

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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #313

Hymns for the Use of the Brethren in Christ #d259

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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #169

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Manual of Devotion #32

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New Hymn and Tune book #245d

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New Hymn and Tune Book #245d

Songs of Joy and Gladness No. 2 #d104

The Advent Christian Hymnal #d437

The American Hymn and Tune Book #d393

The Chorister, and School Harmonist, 1st ed. #d55

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The Harp #320

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The Harp. 2nd ed. #a320

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The Heart and Voice #231c

The School Psalter #d146

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The Tribute of Praise #332

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The Tribute of Praise #332

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