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 >
DUNDEE first appeared in the 1615 edition of the Scottish Psalter published in Edinburgh by Andro Hart. Called a "French" tune (thus it also goes by the name of FRENCH), DUNDEE was one of that hymnal's twelve "common tunes"; that is, it was not associated with a specific psalm. In the Psalter Hymnal…
Display Title: Thy kingdom, Lord, forever standsFirst Line: Thy kingdom, Lord, forever standsAuthor: Mrs. SteeleMeter: C. M.Date: 1835Subject: Attributes and Providence of God | The constant help of Providence
Display Title: Thy kingdom, Lord, for ever standsFirst Line: Thy kingdom, Lord, for ever standsMeter: C. M.Date: 1871Subject: Character, Attributes, and Providence of God | ; God | His Providence; Providence kind and bountiful |Source: Eng. Bap. Coll.