Adoption

Look up my soul with cheerful eye

Author: Anne Steele
Published in 24 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: Look up my soul with cheerful eye
Title: Adoption
Author: Anne Steele

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A Collection of Hymns and Sacred Songs. 19th ed. #d249
A New Selection of Seven Hundred Evangelical Hymns ... intended as a Supplement to Dr. Watts's Psalms and Tunes #421Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns #d169
A Selection of Hymns for the Use of Social Religious Meetings and for Private Devotions. 7th ed. #320Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns for the use of social religious meetings, and for private devotions 2d ed. #241Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns, from the Best Authors, Designed as a Supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #d365
A Selection of Hymns....3d ed #d148
Christian Psalmody, in Four Parts; containing Dr. Watt's Psalms Abridged; Dr. Watt's Hymns Abridged; Select Hymns from Other Authors; and Select Harmony: together with directions... (2nd. ed.) #SH187Page Scan
Gospel Hymns and Tune Book #d216
Seamen's Devotional Assistant and Mariners' Hymns (American Seamen's Friend Society) #d272
Seamen's Devotional Assistant, and Mariners' Hymns; prepared under direction of the American Seamen's Friend Society #232Page Scan
Select Hymns #d260
Select Hymns: adapted to the devotional exercises of the Baptist denomination (2nd ed.) #228Page Scan
Select Hymns: the third part of Christian Psalmody; with directions for musical expression (Stereotype ed.) #187Page Scan
Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #256Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book for Public Worship #268Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book, for Public Worship #91.268Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn Book #268Page Scan
The Book of Praise: or, Hymns for Public and Social Worship #d428
The Chapel hymn book, with tunes: for the worship of God #426Page Scan
The Cluster of Spiritual Songs, Divine Hymns and Sacred Poems: being chiefly a collection (3rd ed. rev.) #CCCLXPage Scan
The Good Old Songs #d323
The Primitive Hymns, Spiritual Songs and Sacred Poems Regularly Selected, Classified and Set in Order ... Stereotype ed. #d341
The Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs of the Rev. Isaac Watts, D. D.: to which are added select hymns, from other authors; and directions for musical expression (New ed.) #D187Page Scan



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