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Words: Walter Chalmers Smith (1824-1908)
Music: Welsh Melody “St Denio”
From: Guitar Picker -
Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise

A  D        E                 A
Immortal, invisible, God only wise
   D         E                     A
In light inaccessible hid from our eyes
                   F#m           A          E
Most blessed, most glorious, the Ancient of Days
  F#m       E            A          E   A
Almighty victorious, Thy great name we praise

Unresting, unhasting, and silent as light,
Nor wanting, nor wasting, Thou rulest in might;
Thy justice, like mountains, high soaring above
Thy clouds, which are fountains of goodness and love.

To all, life Thou givest, to both great and small;
In all life Thou livest, the true life of all;
We blossom and flourish as leaves on the tree,
And wither and perish—but naught changeth Thee.

Great Father of glory, pure Father of light,
Thine angels adore Thee, all veiling their sight;
But of all Thy rich graces this grace, Lord, impart
Take the veil from our faces, the vile from our heart.

All laud we would render; O help us to see
’Tis only the splendor of light hideth Thee,
And so let Thy glory, almighty, impart,
Through Christ in His story, Thy Christ to the heart.