He was one of the leading Presbyterians of his day, being Moderator of the Association in the South ( 1952 ), and Moderator of the General Assembly ( 1955 ). He and Bishop W.T. Havard (see below) were the first presidents of the Council of Churches in Wales ; he represented the churches in Wales in the first Congress of the World Churches Council . He also represented his Connexion in the Presbyterian Alliance . In 1938 he delivered the Davies Lecture Cristnogaeth a'r Bywyd Da , which was published in 1941 . Prior to that he had published a useful textbook on the prophets, Y Proffwydi a'u cenadwri ( 1923 ). He wrote much for the Goleuad , Y Drysorfa and Traethodydd , being one of the editors of the latter from 1952 until his death. He d. 10 Feb. 1969 , and was buried in the family grave, in Trealaw , Rhondda .
Rev. Gomer Morgan Roberts, M.A., (1904-93), Pont-rhyd-y-fen / St Dogmael's / Llandybïe
Published date: 2001