But that is not how it is applied. B. 27 to the only wise God, through Jesus Christ, to whom be the glory forever! Scripture: Romans 16:27. John Piper Dec 24, 2006 181 Shares God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in him Learn more about Desiring God Desiring God. Amplified: To [the] only wise God be glory forevermore through Jesus Christ (the Anointed One)! (Romans 16:27). The one deserving of our glory or praise is “the only wise God.” There are various ways that we might give God glory. I. The Ministry of Jesus Christ to the Gentiles – Romans 15:8-13 A. As Canadians, this is a strange weekend. ROMANS 16:27. Romans 15:8 – 16:27 Paul explained four different ministries.. The supreme example of ministry must always be Jesus Christ. This shows the English words related to the source biblical texts along with brief definitions. - To God only wise, through Jesus Christ, be glory for ever. “But I am among you as he that served” – Luke 22:27. Notice that Paul speaks of the "fullness of the Gentiles." Amen (NASB: Lockman) Greek: mono sopho theo dia Iesou Ch ristou o e doxa eis tous aionas; amen. (Amplified Bible - Lockman) What does this verse really mean? Romans 16:27 to the only wise God, through Jesus Christ, be the glory forever. Amen. God is unique, as is conveyed by the word “only”. We noted in the last lesson that what the fullness means in Romans 11:12 it must also mean here since it is the same word. Romans 16:27 Translation & Meaning. In the wisdom of God, He devised a plan whereby He would take rebellious and sinful men and give to them eternal life in His presence, yet without blemish to His attributes of justice and holiness. 1) The Gospel that Strengthens Believers (Romans 16:25a), 2) The Gospel that Proclaims Jesus Christ (Romans 16:25b), and 3) The Gospel that Reveals God’s Mystery (Romans 16:25c–27). Amen. "To him who is able," and, to the wise God," are joined, as 1:24 , where Christ is styled "the wisdom of God," and "the power of God." As noted above, these three verses constitute a doxology—the purpose of which is to give glory to God. Amen.The great preponderance of ancient authorities, including all uncials but B, have "to God only wise." 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. This means not only that He is supremely intelligent and knows all things, but also that He is unfathomably perceptive and accurate in His purposes and plans (Romans 11:33,34). Verse 27. He came first to minister to the Jews, that through Israel He might be able to minister to the Gentiles. TO THE ONLY WISE GOD. Romans 16:27 NASB We are reminded in these verses of the infinite wisdom of God. Dec 24, 2006. Jesus Christ in the Book of Romans A Final Prayer. 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