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When gloomy thoughts and boding fears

When gloomy thoughts and boding fears

Author: Anne Steele
Published in 22 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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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Publick Worship #XLVIPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Publick Worship (2nd ed.) #XLVIPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Social and Private Worship #CCVPage Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #372Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns: from Watts, Doddridge, and others (4th ed. with an appendix) #327Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (2nd ed. Enl. and Imp.) #226Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (6th ed.) #234Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms, for Social and Private Worship. (11th ed.) #234Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms: for social and private worship (3rd ed. corr.) #226Page Scan
A Selection of Psalms and Hymns, Embracing all the Varieties of Subjects #H68Page Scan
A Selection of Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns from Watts, Doddridge, Merrick, Scott, Cowper, Barbauld, Steele, and others (2nd ed.) #327Page Scan
A Selection of Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns, from Watts, Doddridge, Merrick, Scott, Cowper, Barbauld, Steele ...compiled for the use of the Unitarian Church in Philadelphia #327Page Scan
Christian Hymns: adapted to the worship of God our Saviour in public and private devotion, compiled from the most approved ancient and modern authors, for the Central Universalist Society... #457Page Scan
Family Singing Book. Rev ed. with Supplement #d312
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #623Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #623Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Melody #974Page Scan
Hymns, Selected from Various Authors, for the Use of the Unitarian Church in Washington #d169
Psalms and Hymns, for Social and Private Worship #d468
The New Hymn Book, Designed for Universalist Societies: compiled from approved authors, with variations and additions (9th ed.) #362Page Scan
The New Hymn Book, Designed for Universalist Societies: compiled from approved authors, with variations and additions. Second Ed. #362Page Scan
The Philadelphia Hymn Book; or, a selection of sacred poetry, consisting of psalms and hymns from Watts...and others, adapted to public and private devotion #327Page Scan
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