See, Jesus stands with open arms

See, Jesus stands with open arms

Author: Anne Steele
Published in 12 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: See, Jesus stands with open arms
Author: Anne Steele



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A Collection of Hymns #233Page Scan
Book of Praise for the Sunday School: with hymns and tunes appropriate for the prayer meeting and the home circle #150bPage Scan
Conference Hymns. a new collection of hymns, designed especially for use in conference and prayer meetings, and family worship. #337Page Scan
Hymns and Tunes for Home Worship #d189
Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d355
Hymns for Church and Home #224Page Scan
The Church Praise Book: a selection of hymns and tunes for Christian worship #532Page Scan
The Presbyterian Hymnal #698Page Scan
The Presbyterian Hymnal #698Page Scan
The Sacrifice of Praise. psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs designed for public worship and private devotion, with notes on the origin of hymns. #510Page Scan
The Service of Song for Baptist Churches #d772
The Vestry Hymn and Tune Book #d412
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