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Jesus, thou Source divine

Jesus, thou Source divine

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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Instances (1 - 16 of 16)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #313Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #313Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Brethren in Christ #d259
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #169Page Scan
Manual of Devotion: or religious exercises for the morning and evening of each day of the month, for the use of schools and private families #32Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #245dPage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #245dPage Scan
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
The Harp #320Page Scan
The Heart and Voice: or, Songs of Praise for the Sanctuary: hymn and tune book, designed for congregational singing in the Methodist Episcopal Church, and for congregations generally #231cPage Scan
The School Psalter #d146
The Tribute of Praise: a collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship, and for the use in the family circle and Sabbath school #332Page Scan
The Tribute of Praise: a collection of hymns and tunes for public and social worship, and for use in the family circle #332Page Scan



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