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Thy gracious presence, O my God

Thy gracious presence, O my God

Author: Anne Steele
Published in 34 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: Thy gracious presence, O my God
Author: Anne Steele

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Instances (1 - 34 of 34)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Chapel Hymns #d579
Church Melodies: collection of psalms and hymns, with appropriate music. For the use of congregations. #326Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #416Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or psalms and hymns for the public, social and private use of evangelical Christians (5th ed.) #416Page Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #416Page Scan
Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #503Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #661Page Scan
Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #661Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #873Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev. ed. #778Page Scan
New Hymn and Tune book: an Offering of Praise for the Methodist Episcopal Church #77ePage Scan
New Hymn and Tune Book: an Offering of Praise for the Use of the African M. E. Zion Church of America #77ePage Scan
Parish Hymns: a collection of hymns for public, social, and private worship; selected and original #337Page Scan
Parish Psalmody #d835
Parish Psalmody #d849
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #451Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #H333Page Scan
Seamen's Hymns #416Page Scan
Seamen's Hymns and Devotional Assistant #d621
Select Melodies; Comprising the Best Hymns and Spiritual Songs in Common Use, and not generally found in standard church hymn-books: as also a number of original pieces, and translations from...German #347Page Scan
Social Psalmist: or hymns, selected for the private use and social meetings of evangelical Christians #416Page Scan
Songs for the Lord's House #d482
The American Hymn and Tune Book #d807
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #451Page Scan
The Christian Minstrel: a New System of Musical Notation with a Collection of Psalm Tunes, Anthems, and Chants. 3rd ed. #d293
The Christian Minstrel: a New System of Musical Notations; with a Collectionof Psalm Tunes, Anthems, & Chants ... 104th ed. #d337
The Christian Psalmist; or, Watts' Psalms and Hymns: with copious selections from other sources; the whole carefully revised and arranged, with directions for musical expression #559Page 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 #133bPage Scan
The Hymn Book of the Free Methodist Church #612Page Scan
The Mother's Hymn Book. (Third stereotyped ed. Rev. and enl.) #143Page Scan
The New Harp of Columbia #d98
The Psalmodist: a Choice Collection of Psalm and Hymn Tunes #d237
The Social Psalmist: a new selection of hymns for conference meetings and family worship #205Page Scan
The Temple Harp #d349



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