Welcome, sweet day of days the best. S. Browne. [Sunday.] Published in his Hymns & Spiritual Songs, 1720, No. 203, in 6 stanzas of 6 lines, in 8 metre. In common use it is usually given in 8.8.6,8.8.6. metre, as in Hatfield's Church Hymn Book , N. Y., 1872.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)
|Instances (1 - 5 of 5)||Title||First Line||Tune||Tune Key||Author||Meter||Scripture||Date||Subject||Source|
|Hymns and Songs of Praise for Public and Social Worship #995||Welcome, sweet day, of days the best||Rev. Simon Browne, 1680-1732||1874|
|Hymns for the Church on Earth: being three hundred and sixty-six hymns and spiritual songs. (For the most part of modern date.) (New Ed.) #342||Welcome, sweet day, of days the best||Simon Browne||1883|
|Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #102||Welcome, sweet day, of days the best||Simon Browne||1874|
|The Book of Praise #d400||Welcome, sweet day, of days the best||Simon Browne||1865|
|The Clifton Chapel Collection of "Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs": for public, social and family worship and private devotions at the Sanitarium, Clifton Springs, N. Y. #362||Welcome, sweet day, of days the best||SSimon Browne, 1680-1732||1881|