Source of eternal joys divine

Source of eternal joys divine

Author: Anne Steele
Tune: ST. NICHOLAS (Havergal)
Published in 30 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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Author: Anne Steele



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Church Hymnal, Mennonite: a Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs ... 1st ed. [with Deutscher Anhang] #366

Church Hymnal, Mennonite: a Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs. 7th ed. #d486

Church Melodies, a Collection of Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d937

Family and Social Melodies #d310

Family Singing Book. Rev ed. with Supplement #d242

Gleanings of Praise #d179

Gospel Hymn and Tune Book #d328

Hymns, Psalms, and Spiritual Songs, including Some Never Before in Print #d279

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Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (60th ed., 1st rev. ed.) #281

Life Songs No. 2 #d248

The Advent Christian Hymnal #d772

The American Hymn and Tune Book #d707

The Mennonite Hymnal #275

The Modern Psalmist #d275

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The Psalmist: a New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches #541

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The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #623

The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d947

The Victory #d340

Universalist Hymn Book #d471

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