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Our Sabbaths come so welcome on

Our Sabbaths come so welcome on

Published in 8 hymnals

Full Text

1 Our Sabbaths come so welcome on,
We wish them to remain awhile,
But soon, alas! their joys are gone,
And scarce "bequeath a parting smile."

2 Full many are the hours of grief,
Allotted to the sons of men,
Our Sabbaths bring a short relief,
Yet leave us but to mourn again.

3 Ye peaceful days! and thou blest sun!
Why roll ye in such haste away?
Ye happy hours! why flow ye on
So fast towards eternity?

4 O! if ye bring an endless day,
Speed fast along, nor ever cease;
We'll gladly feel your joys decay,
In perfect and enduring bliss.

Source: Hymns, Selected and Original: for public and private worship (1st ed.) #625

Text Information

First Line: Our Sabbaths come so welcome on

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Hymns for Sunday Schools #25Page Scan
Hymns, Selected and Original, for Public and Private Worship #625Page Scan
Hymns, Selected and Original, for Public and Private Worship, published by General Synod for the Evangelical Lutheran Church. 68th ed. (8th rev. ed.) #d621
Hymns, Selected and Original: for public and private worship (1st ed.) #625TextPage Scan
Hymns: original and selected, for public and private worship in the Evangelical Lutheran Church (16th rev. ed.) #625Page Scan
Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (4th ed. 3rd rev. ed.) #625Page Scan
Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (30th ed.) #625Page Scan
Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (60th ed., 1st rev. ed.) #625Page Scan
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