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Thy wisdom, power and goodness, Lord

Thy wisdom, power and goodness, Lord

Author: Anne Steele
Published in 27 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 wisdom, power and goodness, Lord
Author: Anne Steele
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship #172

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (10th ed.) #172

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (6th ed.) #172

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (3rd ed.) #172

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #172

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #172

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #152

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #352

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship (Rev. ed. with supplement) #352

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns #150

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A Selection of Sacred Poetry #150

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A Selection of Sacred Poetry #150

Hymns for Social and Private Worship, Altered to a Devotional Form #d148

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Hymns for Social Worship #5

Hymns, Collects, Anthems and Selections #d258

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Hymns, Selected from the Most Approved Authors, for the use of Trinity Church, Boston #115

Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #d433

Sacred poetry #d488

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Sacred Poetry #aH.CCLIV

Sacred Poetry #d486

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Sacred Poetry #H.CCLIV

The Choral #d229

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The Christian Psalmist #P8b

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