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The mind was formed to mount sublime

The mind was formed to mount sublime

Author: Anne Steele
Published in 23 hymnals

Author: Anne Steele

Anne Steele was the daughter of Particular Baptist preacher and timber merchant William Steele. She spent her entire life in Broughton, Hampshire, near the southern coast of England, and devoted much of her time to writing. Some accounts of her life portray her as a lonely, melancholy invalid, but a revival of research in the last decade indicates that she had been more active and social than what was previously thought. She was theologically conversant with Dissenting ministers and "found herself at the centre of a literary circle that included family members from various generations, as well as local literati." She chose a life of singleness to focus on her craft. Before Christmas in 1742, she declined a marriage proposal from contemporar… Go to person page >

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First Line: The mind was formed to mount sublime
Author: Anne Steele
Copyright: Public Domain

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Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d871

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Church Melodies #731

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Church Psalmist #359

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Church Psalmist #359

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Church Psalmist #359

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Seamen's Hymns #359

Seamen's Hymns and Devotional Assistant #d581

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Social Psalmist #359

Songs for the New Life #d621

Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad1058

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Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #b544

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #544

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Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #544

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Songs for the Sanctuary #544

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Songs for the Sanctuary #544

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Songs for the Sanctuary #544

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Songs of the Church #322

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Temple Melodies #286

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The Baptist Praise Book #678

The Choralist #d339

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The Christian Psalmist; or, Watts' Psalms and Hymns #313

The Church Hymn Book #d526

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The Psalmody #570

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