Amen. Immortal, Invisible is the only hymn that is still used today. 1. (KJV) The central metaphor of light suggests the transcendence of the One who was known as I AM. He was an ordained minister at Chadwell Street Scottish … 2. Amen.The great preponderance of ancient authorities, including all uncials but B, have "to God only wise." Smith was born on December 5, 1824 in Aberdeen, Scotland. 25 To the only wise God our Saviour, be glory and majesty, dominion and power, both now and ever. Now to the King of the ages, immortal, invisible, to the only God, be honor and glory forever and ever. Unresting, unhasting, and silent as light, Nor wanting, nor wasting, Thou rulest in might; Thy justice, like mountains, high soaring above The obvious scriptural foundation for stanza one is I Timothy 1:17: "Now unto the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only wise God, be honor and glory for ever and ever. Now unto the King eternal, immortal, invisible, The only wise God, the only wise God, Be honor and glory forever and ever. The duration of song is 02:51. Authoritative information about the hymn text Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise, with lyrics, PDF files, printable scores, MIDI files, audio recordings, piano resources, and products for worship planners. Among the scriptural foundations is I Timothy 1:17: ‘Now unto the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only wise God, be honour and glory for ever and ever. Immortal, invisible, God only wise song from the album The Wedding Album is released on Jun 1995 . This song is sung by The Choir Of Seaford College Chapel. Notes on Immortal Invisible God Only Wise The text used by Walter Chalmers Smith (1824 – 1908) is based on “Now to the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only God, be honour and glory for ever and ever.” from this text on 1 Timothy 1: 17 and first published with six verses in his Hymns of Christ and the Christian Life (1867). He is the King of the ages, the unseen one who never dies; … Read full chapter. Verse 27. Amen. King James Version (KJV) Public Domain . LEB. Bible Gateway Recommends. Otherwise there … It is based on 1 Timothy 1:17, which in … TLB. Unresting, unhasting, and silent as light, Nor wanting, nor wasting, Thou rulest in might; Thy justice, like mountains, high soaring above Hymn Story Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise Hymn Lists by book of Bible This hymn was written by Walter Chalmers Smith, a pastor of the Free Church of Scotland, in the late 19th century. Glory and honor to God forever and ever. Immortal, invisible, God only wise, In light inaccessible, hid from our eyes, Most blessed, most glorious, the Ancient of Days, Almighty, victorious, Thy great name we praise. Immortal, invisible, God only wise, In light inaccessible hid from our eyes, Most blessed, most glorious, the Ancient of Days, Almighty, victorious, Thy great name we praise. - To God only wise, through Jesus Christ, be glory for ever. Amen." … Amen. But the intended sense is not affected by the insertion, the ascription of glory being still to the only wise God, and not to Jesus Christ. Listen to The Choir Of Seaford College Chapel Immortal, invisible, God only wise MP3 song. He studied at the University of Aberdeen and New College in Edinburgh, Scotland. Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise was written by Walter Chalmers Smith, a pastor of the Free Church of Scotland. Now unto the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only wise God, be honour and glory for ever and ever. Amen. Amen’ (King James Bible). 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