Psalm 150

Praise ye the Lord, let praise employ

Author: Anne Steele (1760)
Published in 57 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Praise ye the Lord! let praise employ,
In his own courts, your songs of joy;
The spacious firmament around
Shall echo back the joyful sound.

2 Recount his works in strains divine,
His wondrous works--how bright they shine!
Praise him for all his mighty deeds,
Whose greatness all your praise exceeds.

3 Let all whom life and breath inspire,
Attend, and join the blissful choir;
But chiefly ye, who know his word,
Adore, and love, and praise the Lord.

Source: The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #347

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 >

Text Information

First Line: Praise ye the Lord, let praise employ
Title: Psalm 150
Author: Anne Steele (1760)
Language: English
Publication Date: 1760
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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A Collection of Hymns: Supplementary to the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #135

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Social and Private Worship #P.CLa

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns: from Watts, Doddridge, and others (4th ed. with an appendix) #21

Asaph: or, The Choir Book #d212

Cantica Laudis: or, the American Book of Church Music #d243

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Church Chorals and Choir Studies #45

Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d868

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Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns adapted to public worship #P150.2

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Church Psalmody: a Collection of Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Public Worship #P150b

Evangelical Musick: or, The Sacred Minstrel and Sacred Harp United #d68

Laudent Omnes #d151

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Poems on Subjects Chiefly Devotional, Vol. 2 #259

Psalms and Hymns for Public worship, Containing All the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts ... #d779

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Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #P150.2

Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #d357

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Song-Hymnal of Praise and Joy, a selection of spiritual songs, old and new #596

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad910

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #105

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #105

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Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #105

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #105

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #105

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Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #53

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book for Public Worship #13

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book, for Public Worship #10.13

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The Baptist Hymn Book #13

The Bay State Collection of Church Music #d148

The Christian Harmony: in the Seven-Syllable Character Note System. Rev. ed. #d275

The Imperial Harmony #d218

The Modern Psalmist #d257

The National Psalmist #d153

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The New Hymn Book, Designed for Universalist Societies: compiled from approved authors, with variations and additions (9th ed.) #408

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The Palm: a collection of sacred music, for choirs, singing schools and conventions #101a

The Praise #d229

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The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #70

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The Standard Church Hymnal #437

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The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #347

Universalist Hymn Book #d439

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