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How sweet, how calm this Sabbath morn

How sweet, how calm this Sabbath morn

Published in 19 hymnals

Full Text

How sweet, how calm, this Sabbath morn!
How pure the air that breathes!
How soft the sounds upon it borne!
How light its vapor wreathes!

It seems as if the Christian’s prayer,
For peace and joy and love,
Were answered by the very air
That wafts its strain above.

Let each unholy passion cease,
Each evil thought be crushed,
And every care that mars our peace
In Faith and Love be hushed.



Source: A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #374

Text Information

First Line: How sweet, how calm this Sabbath morn

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Instances (1 - 19 of 19)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #374Text
A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion. (10th ed.) #374Page Scan
Christian Hymns for Public and Private Worship: a collection compiled by a committee of the Cheshire Pastoral Association (11th ed.) #57Page Scan
Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #21Page Scan
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d283
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #98Page Scan
Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #75Page Scan
Hymn Book for Christian Worship #83Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #64Page Scan
Hymns of the Ages (3rd series) #304Page Scan
Jubilant Voices #d68
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #36Page Scan
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d281
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #36Page Scan
The Book of Praise: or, Hymns for Public and Social Worship #d311
The Golden Harp #d123
The Gospel Hymnal #d246
The Psalms of Life: A Compilation of Psalms, Hymns, Chants, Anthems, &c. Embodying the Spiritual, Progressive and Reformatory Sentiment of the Present Age #140Page Scan
The Tabernacle #d128



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