Sweet Sabbath Day
Author: George Manwaring
Composer: Robert Lowry
This song text has been indexed at SingPraises.net in the following languages:
- Armenian (West): [Unknown title]
- Chinese (Traditional): [Unknown title]
- Danish: Vi hilser dig, du sabbatsdag
- Dutch: Wees welkom, schone sabbatdag
- English: Sweet Sabbath Day
- Finnish: Sunnuntaipäivä
- French: Sabbat de Dieu, jour de repos
- German: O Tag des Herrn, wir singen dir
- Hawaiian: Ka La Sabati Nani
- Icelandic: Hvíldardagurinn
- Italian: Dolce giorno di riposo
- Japanese: [Unknown title]
- Korean: [Unknown title]
- Norwegian: Guds hviledag, vi hilser deg
- Portuguese: No dia Santo do Senhor
- Samoan: Le Aso Nei E Mapu Ai
- Spanish: El día santo del Señor
- Spanish Braille: ⠠⠑⠇ ⠙ ⠁ ⠎⠁⠝⠞⠕ ⠙⠑⠇ ⠠⠎⠑ ⠕⠗
- Swedish: O sabbatsdag, dig hälsar vi
- Tahitian: Aue te Sabati ra e!
- Tongan: Sapate Lelei
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Most common tunes for “Sweet Sabbath Day”
This chart shows the tunes that are paired with this text most frequently, in hymnbooks and other collections published by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. If the text appears with the same tune in multiple editions or translations of the same hymnbook, it is only counted once.
Appearances of “Sweet Sabbath Day” over time
This timeline shows which tunes have been used with this text over time, in hymnbooks and other collections published by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
English (Original Language)
1. Sweet Sabbath day, all hail to thee, Beautiful day of rest! That sets us from all labor free, Beautiful day of rest! With joy we hail thy welcome ray, With grateful hearts our homage pay To him who gave this holy day, This beautiful day of rest.
2. This best of days to man is giv’n Beautiful day of rest! To draw our minds to God and heav’n Beautiful day of rest! And humbly now we bend the knee, With rev’rence, Lord, ascribe to thee, Our thanks for all thy mercies free This beautiful day of rest.
3. Sweet Sabbath day, thy name we love Beautiful day of rest! Let angels hear the strain above Beautiful day of rest! ’Tis God’s command, let all obey, To hallow this, the Sabbath day, And spend in his appointed way This beautiful day of rest.
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