Triumphant, Christ ascends on high

Triumphant, Christ ascends on high

Author: Anne Steele
Published in 18 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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Chapel Hymns #d600
Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #510Page Scan
Gospel Hymns #d591
Hymns and Chants: with offices of devotion. For use in Sunday-schools, parochial and week day schools, seminaries and colleges. Arranged according to the Church year #107Page Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #268Page Scan
Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #H133Page Scan
Revival Hymns #258Page Scan
Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #474Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #268Page Scan
The Book of Praise: or, Hymns for Public and Social Worship #d833
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #198Page Scan
The Christian Hymnal #d729
The Christian Hymnal: a choice collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship #148Page Scan
The Gospel Praise Book #d475
The Plymouth Sabbath School Collection of Hymns and Tunes #140Page Scan
The Reformed Church Hymnal: with tunes #200Page Scan
The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord #94cPage Scan
The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d1131
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